Through Whole Community Inclusion, Jewish Learning Venture helps to ensure that families raising children with special needs find the support and accommodations needed for full inclusion in Jewish life.

February is JDAIM Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month!

Check out the great things Jewish Learning Venture is doing to raise awareness about and celebrate disability inclusion.

And please show your support by helping us raise $10,000, which will be generously doubled by the Lasko Family Foundation. 

Families raising children with special needs:

Check out jkidphilly for sensory-friendly programs, parent seminars, and downloadable resources.

Synagogues and Jewish Organizations:

Learn more about how we can help your educational programs or nominate a teen for the Reta Emerson Fellowship/Teen Aid Program.

Join the Jewish Special Needs/Disability Inclusion Consortium of Greater Philadelphia to connect with other inclusion leaders in our community.

Participate in the many advocacy programs during Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month (JDAIM) every February.

Suggested Disability Inclusion Resources

View this inspiring ELI talk by Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, Director, Whole Community Inclusion.

You gave us so much insight into each of our personal learning and teaching styles, as well as what we can do better as an institution. I know we will be able to reach more students because of it!”