Hardship and needs of elderly hesed clients: An analysis of clients served by elderly Hesed service centers in Russia & Ukraine

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dc.contributor.author Tighe, Elizabeth
dc.contributor.author Magidin de Kramer, Raquel
dc.contributor.author Bleckman, Dina
dc.contributor.author Nurashedov, Begli
dc.contributor.author Saxe, Leonard
dc.date.accessioned 2012-11-15T14:52:11Z
dc.date.available 2012-11-15T14:52:11Z
dc.date.issued 2012-11-15
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10192/24490
dc.description.abstract Throughout the Former Soviet Union (FSU), the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) has supported the development of Hesed welfare and Jewish community centers to assist in the provision of services to Jews in need and to support the renewal of Jewish life after years of suppression. The present report is designed to review the current economic, health, and social conditions of these elderly Jews in need in the FSU and to compare their circumstances, as best possible, to their counterparts who live in western countries such as the United States. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Former Soviet Union en_US
dc.subject Jewish elderly en_US
dc.subject Hesed en_US
dc.subject Russia en_US
dc.subject Ukraine en_US
dc.title Hardship and needs of elderly hesed clients: An analysis of clients served by elderly Hesed service centers in Russia & Ukraine en_US
dc.type Other en_US


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