A range of specialist services each promoting independence, choice, providing support and enabling development.
For more info on Disability Services (listed below)
Call our helpline (Jewish Care Direct) 020 8922 2222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
184–186 Golders Green Road, London, NW11 9AG Tel: 020 8731 0300
Mental health residential home. Care home for young adults. Based in Golders Green, Jack Gardner House is a care home for young Jewish adults with mental health issues.
Wolfson Court, Limes Avenue, London, NW11 9TJ Tel: 020 8905 5229
Residential home for adults 18-65 who have physical or sensory disabilities. The dedicated care team ensure residents lead a dignified and full life, in a fun and caring environment...
122-126 Fortune Green Road, London, NW6 1DN Tel: 020 7433 6400
Mental health residential home. Care home for those over 50. The home offers its residents different levels of care to suit their individual needs...
IT centres (Karten CTEC)
The Karten CTEC Centre
IT centres for disabled people
- Golders Green
The centres are designed with the purpose of improving the quality of life and independence of adults with physical, cognitive or sensory needs. We also support those with learning disabilities and mental ill health. The Karten Centres provide a supportive learning environment together with access to the latest in adaptive computer technology.
Find out more http://karten-network.org.uk/
Jewish Care provides audio news, entertainment and talking books for anyone who has visual impairment or who struggles to read or hold a book.
The KC Shasha Centre for Talking News and Books is unique postal service with an audio catalogue of over 1500 books with a Jewish theme or Jewish author, the weekly edition of the Jewish Chronicle and the Jewish Extra magazine. It's available to everyone throughout the UK.
A 90-minute audio magazine, which includes interviews with newsmakers, personalities and features on Jewish history and festivals. Another of our audio magazines, Jewish Extra includes articles from various newspapers and magazines around the world. Listen to this month's edition of Jewish Extra on Soundcloud now for free.
The Jewish Chronicle
Every week we produce a recording of the weekly national newspaper, the Jewish Chronicle. This includes much of the main news, the editorial, community and letters to the editor.
How to listen:
We will send you your chosen content in either mp3 format or on a CD.
Listen to some previews on Soundcloud.
How to join:
It costs just £40 per year to become a member of our audio library. To join email email@example.com or call 020 8922 2333 and we will register your details and take your membership payment.
Membership is open to people who are registered blind, partially sighted or who simply find it a struggle to read normal print in a book, magazine or newspaper. You can also join if you’re finding it difficult to hold a book or a newspaper due to Arthritis, Parkinson's Disease or any other condition.
How to pay:
Cheque - made payable to Jewish Care and sent to KC Shasha Centre for Talking News & Books
Jewish Care, Amélie House, Maurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus, 221 Golders Green Road, London NW11 9DQ
Credit card - pay over the phone by calling 020 8922 2333.
For assistance or more information - email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8922 2333.
Sunday Jewish Radio is produced at The KC Shasha Centre.
Find out more about about Sunday Jewish Radio including how/when you can listen...
Tay-Sachs is a genetic disease that is fatal in young children and prevalent in the Jewish community, where one in 25 people is a carrier. We host regular testing days and counselling is offered to those who require it.