Centers of Excellence

JCA programs are organized into four centers of excellence. Three of those centers and many of the programs they contain are named in honor of visionaries and donors whose good deeds continue though the programs that forever bear their names.

Center for Information Services

  • Rose Benté Lee Senior Helpline
  • Steven M. Reich HomeCare Resource Center
  • Community Speakers Bureau
  • Eldercare-in-the-Workplace Programs
  • SHIP – The State Health Insurance Assistance Program of Montgomery County
  • Village Rides
  • Connect-A-Ride Transportation Resource Center
  • Volunteer Drivers Network of Greater Washington
  • Mobility Management

Sylvia & Abe Blajwas Center for Productive Aging

  • The Career Gateway
  • Senior Community Service Employment Program
  • 50+ Employment Expos
  • Sylvia Blajwas Productive Aging Award Dinner

Ruth & Hans Cahnmann Center for Supportive Services

  • Rose & Harold Kramer Center on Transportation
  • Albert & Helen Misler Adult Day Center
  • Samuel Gorlitz Kensington Clubs
  • Caregiver Support Groups

Heyman Interages® Center

  • Grandreaders
  • Read Aloud
  • Intergenerational Bridges
  • Project SHARE
  • Dialogues Across the Ages
  • Mature Mentors
  • Intergenerational Resource Center
  • Annual Seniors Prom