Holocaust Survivor Services
Anachnu and Kavod SHEF

Contact Us

For additional information or to register, please contact Marina Sapir, Anachnu Program Director at 203-921-4161 or
msapir@ctjfs.org

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers support groups, holiday gatherings, day trips, and emergency assistance for medical needs to Holocaust survivors across Fairfield County.

Volunteers are welcome to assist with our programming – if you know anyone who might be eligible, please refer them to Schoke JFS.

Participants must be Jewish and lived during the Nazi occupation of Europe from 1933-1945.

Services provided in Russian and English.

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers support groups, holiday gatherings, day trips, and emergency assistance for medical needs to Holocaust survivors across Fairfield County.

Volunteers are welcome to assist with our programming – if you know anyone who might be eligible, please refer them to Schoke JFS.

Participants must be Jewish and lived during the Nazi occupation of Europe from 1933-1945.

Services provided in Russian and English.

Contact Us

For additional information or to register, please contact
Marina Sapir,
Anachnu Program Director

at 203-921-4161 or
msapir@ctjfs.org

Upcoming Events

All upcoming events will be held on Zoom. Contact Marina Sapir, Anachnu Program Director at 203-570-0872 or msapir@ctjfs.org for Zoom meeting information.

September 2020

Open Mic!
Anachnu clients perform songs and poetry, share special memories and memorabilia! Get ready for a fun event! This event will be held in Russian and is intended for survivors from Former Soviet Union

  • Tuesday, September 2 at 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, September 29 at 2:00 PM

Healing Chair Yoga & Mindfulness Exercise
Presented by Yoga Instructor Raema Salmon on Zoom

  • Wednesday, September 2 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 16 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 30 at 3:00 PM

Jewish Women in History
Presented by Jewish educator, Yuliya Mazur

  • Tuesday, September 8 at 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, September 22 at 2:00 PM

Mind & Body Connection with Viki Boyko
Presented on Zoom

  • Wednesday, September 9 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 23 at 3:00 PM

Holiday Lecture and Cooking Demonstration
With Rebbetzin Leah Shemtov, Chabad of Stamford

  • Tuesday, September 15 at 2:00 PM

      October 2020

      Jewish Holidays Throughout History
      Presented by Jewish educator, Yuliya Mazur

      • Tuesday, October 6 at 2:00 PM

      Mind & Body Connection with Viki Boyko
      Presented on Zoom

      • Wednesday, October 7 at 3:00 PM
      • Wednesday, October 21 at 3:00 PM

      Every Object Tells a Story
      Presentation on Jewish History by Katerina Romanenko, Assistant Director of Museum Education at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

      • Tuesday, October 13 at 2:00 PM

      Healing Chair Yoga & Mindfulness Exercise
      Presented by Yoga Instructor Raema Salmon on Zoom

      • Wednesday, October 14 at 3:00 PM
      • Wednesday, October 28 at 3:00 PM

      It’s Fun and Easy to be Healthy
      Wellness workshop and cooking demonstration with Jill Knopoff, Registered Dietician and Raema Salmon

      • Tuesday, October 20 at 2:00 PM

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