Boulder Jewish Family Service (JFS) and TRU Community Care (formerly HospiceCare of Boulder and Broomfield Counties) are offering an eight-week grief support group for members of the Boulder Jewish community, affiliated and non-affiliated, who have experienced a loss. The group is recommended for people who are at least six months from the loss. Registration is required. For information or to register, please call Cathy Summer at Boulder JFS, 303.415.1025.
ADL Disturbed by Holocaust, Nazi Analogies Leveled in Boulder City Council Conversation Over Prairie Dog Control
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Mountain States Region is concerned about postcards sent to members of the Boulder City Council comparing them to Nazis and the “gassing” of prairie dogs to the extermination of Jews during the Holocaust, as well as a conversation reportedly among council members where one council member allegedly supported the analogies.
Recognizing a pressing need to reduce stigma regarding mental illness, the four synagogues that are part of Jewish Family Service’s Jewish Disabilities Advocates, will focus on mental illness awareness during Jewish Disabilities Awareness, Acceptance, & Inclusion Month in February.