Jewish Resources

links_jewishCreate a Jewish Legacy

This is an initiative of The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, which operates it with local partner agencies, schools and congregations. Through bequests, it builds a strong and vibrant community, now and in the future. JCA is a pioneer member. Click here to visit the Create a Jewish Legacy website.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington

The Jewish Federation cares for those in need, deepens engagement in Jewish life and strengthens the bonds among Jews in the Washington area, in Israel and around the world. Federation has supported the Jewish Council for the Aging since our founding in 1973.  Click here to visit the Federation website, where you can also make a secure online donation.


This is the place to find information on everything Jewish in the Greater Washington community — events, careers, learning opportunities and more, including the senior services of Charles E. Smith Life Communities, the region’s three Jewish Community Centers, the Jewish Social Service Agency, the Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse and JCA. By registering with Jconnect, you can request free emailed notices tailored to your particular interests and needs. Click here to visit the Jconnect website.

Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington

The JCRC endeavors to foster a society based on freedom, justice and democratic pluralism through government relations, Israel advocacy, inter-group relations and social justice programs. More than 100 constituent agencies, organizations and synagogues in the District of Columbia, Northern Virginia and suburban Maryland belong to the JCRC, and JCA is proud to be among them. Click here to visit the JCRC website.

Washington Jewish Week

Washington Jewish Week, which has been serving the Greater Washington Jewish Community since 1930, is not only a print newspaper, but also a website and blog. JCA collaborates with WJW on the publication of quarterly Senior Resource Guides on topics that include local transportation options, employment, caregiving and brain health. To request free printed copies of the recent Senior Resource Guides, call the JCA Senior HelpLine at 301.255.4200 or 703.425.0999. Click here to visit the Washington Jewish Week website.