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Competition for Individuals with Special Needs

Competition for Individuals with Special Needs

As part of the JCC Maccabi Games experience in 2014, the Cherry Hill JCC looks to offer a unique special needs component to the Games and provide families (both local & visiting) the opportunity to experience this same awesome memorable Maccabi week for their children.

WHO: Jewish teens ages 13-17 (as of 7/31/14) with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. Intake information, including an IEP will be required.

WHAT: Experience first-hand the JCC Maccabi Games and share in the incredible memories the program provides (opening ceremonies, athletic competition, nightly social events, meeting new friends, and having LOTS of FUN)

WHEN: Sunday, August 10-Friday, August 15, 2014

WHERE: Cherry Hill, NJ

SPORTS OFFERED: Bowling, swimming, & track 

For additional information, please contact Rebecca Gallanter, Director of Special Needs Services at 973-530-3478 or rgallanter@jccmetrowest.org or Jessica Walder, Assistant Director of Special Needs Services, at 973-530-3507 or jwalder@jccmetrowest.org. 

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Maccabi Games-Competition for Individuals with Special Needs

JCC Maccabi Games

The JCC Maccabi Games are a cultural & athletic event for Jewish teens.  The Games highlight and strengthen one’s personal connection to his/her own Judaism thus continuing the historic sports tradition passed on from generation to generation.  For additional information on the history of Maccabi games, please visit www.jccmetrowest.org/2014maccabi. 

Competition for Individuals with Special Needs

As part of the JCC Maccabi Games experience in 2014, the Cherry Hill JCC looks to offer a unique special needs component to the Games and provide families (both local & visiting) the opportunity to experience this same awesome memorable Maccabi week for their children.

WHO: Jewish teens ages 13-17 (as of 7/31/14) with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. Intake information, including an IEP will be required.

WHAT: Experience first-hand the JCC Maccabi Games and share in the incredible memories the program provides (opening ceremonies, athletic competition, nightly social events, meeting new friends, and having LOTS of FUN)

WHEN: Sunday, August 10-Friday, August 15, 2014

WHERE: Cherry Hill, NJ

SPORTS OFFERED: Bowling, swimming, & track 

For additional information, please contact Rebecca Gallanter, Director of Special Needs Services at 973-530-3478 or rgallanter@jccmetrowest.org or Jessica Walder, Assistant Director of Special Needs Services, at 973-530-3507 or chenion@jccmetrowest.org.  

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Israel Trip 2015

This trip is designed specifically for active senior adults and is for both first time visitors to Israel and those who have been there in the past.

Your $3955 (land only) price comprises:

*      9 nights hotel (double occupancy)                                               Included

       Dan Panorama in Jerusalem and Leonardo Plaza in Tiberias

*      Tips for bellman to bring luggage to room                                   Included

*      Breakfast daily                                                                                    Included

*      6 lunches and 7 dinners including gratuity                                  Included

*      Guide and bus driver gratuity                                                          Included

*      Coach bus transportation in Israel                                                Included

*      Water on the bus                                                                               Included

*      Certain snacks and refreshments                                                Included

*      All Entrance fees                                                                              Included

*      All Educational programs                                                              Included

*      Health Insurance (up to age 85)                                                   Included

*      Transportation to and from in the JCC in  West Orange

        and Whippany (for those taking group flight)                                 Included

*      Park your car at the JCC in West Orange                                     Included

*      Amazing JCC staff!!                                                                    Included

Space is Limited!

Space is limited and reservations will be taken on a first come first served basis. 

JCC MetroWest is known for our “worry free!” trips… and this trip to Israel will be no different. We will be there to assure that everything goes smoothly. You can depend on us to get answers to questions, work with our Israeli partners at the JCC Association Israel office (our Israeli trip planers) and to make sure that your needs are fully met!

For More Information, contact Sharon Gordon at 973-530-3480 or sgordon@jccmetrowest.org.

 Click Here for a copy of the 2014 Itinerary

Click Here for more trip details.

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Day Trips

JCC Metrowest Day Trips

Contact Susan Wallenstein, 973-530-3474 (swallenstein@jccmetrowest.org) or Sarah Diamond, 973-929-2938 (sdiamond@jccmetrowest.org) for more information or to register for a trip.

Spring 2014 Trips Coming Soon!!

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Overnight Travel Opportunities

JCC Metrowest Overnight Travel

Contact Gina Goldman (973) 530-3448, ggoldman@jccmetrowest.org or Sarah Diamond         (973) 929-2938, sdiamond@jccmetrowest.org.

JCC Metrowest Goes to Chautauqua

August 10-17, 2014

For more information, call Gina Goldman at (973) 530-3448.

 

 

Kislak Vacation Center 

Enjoy the Pocono Mountains, activities, lectures and entertainment.
Includes transportation from either JCC and kosher meals. Rates start at $550
Contact Phyllis Lauer (973) 575-3333 ext. 129 or phyllis@njycamps.org.
 

Berkshire Hills Emmanuel Adult Vacation Center

Enjoy a full range of activities, lectures, private lake and pool. Excursions to Tanglewood, Shakespeare Festival, and other attractions. New Art and History weeks. Transportation from the JCC (depending on enrollment), all meals (kosher) and lectures included. www.berkshirehillsvacations.org 
Starting at $500
Contact Tania (877) 543-4333 (tania@bhecamps.com)

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