The Caring Community of Congregational Emanuel sustains members in times of joy, need, and sorrow. With compassion, respect, and confidentiality, the committee works to transform our Emanuel family into a more cohesive and caring community committed to fulfilling God’s Mitzvot.
Be sure to view our Food Guidelines for providing food for a local family. Whatever your talents, we always need more help. To learn more, contact Patricia Cohen, Hesed Caring Community Chair at (845) 338-6180.
The Shiva Minyan: How to Attend, How to Lead... attend one of our workshops, come to a meeting and read our Shivah Guidelines. Take the mystery out of what it means to attend shiva. Learn how you can be a compassionate visitor and neighbor in your community.
Our Congregation is creating community-wide networks for people to lend support in times of need, starting with the concerns around bereavement and illness.
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IF SOMEONE IS ILL OR NEEDS HELP
If you or someone you know is ill, recovering from surgery, or homebound and would like a visitor, please tell us.