A month ago, I was approached by the founder of the ShivaConnect.com requesting a link to her website. I researched the site and sent it to my rabbi and agency President. After careful consideration, we decided to link to the site.The Jewish Pavilion operates like a Jewish Nursing Home on wheels. Since Orlando does not have a Jewish Home for the Aged, our non profit brings the Jewish community to residents in over 40 independent, assisted and skilled nurisng facilities. We visit weekly and provide Shabbat sevices, holiday celebrations and intergenerational activities for residents of all faiths. Unfortuantely, we experience a number of deaths each month and family members ask us questions about Jewish death practices. I feel that Shiva Connect will be able to answer some of their questions.
Mourners can create a Shiva Registry to:
With a Shiva Registry friends & family can:
Submitted by Nancy Ludin, Executive Director of the Jewish Pavilion
We like to see seniors smile! We are always seeking support so that we can continue to operate the Pavilion and make seniors smile next year too.