Inclusion: Welcoming Everyone to Jewish Life in Calgary! 

Inclusion powered by Calgary Jewish Federation is committed building, nuturing, maintaining and supporting, a welcoming and inclusive Jewish community. We are dedicated to raising awareness, fostering acceptance, and including Jewish people with disabilities and mental health conditions, and those who love them. 

Flagship programs and initiatives of inclusion include Jewish Disabilities Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion Month (JDAIM), Kesher,  Kesher Tikkun Olam, inclusive education and professional development. 

Flagship Inclusion Initiatives and Programs

For more information about any of the listed events, programs, and initiatives, or inquiries about inclusion in Calgary's Jewish community, please email Federations' Inclusion Coordinator Karina Szulc or call 403-389-6994.

Building an inclusive community is a priority. Contact us and we will make every effort to meet your needs! 

 
  • JDAIM

    JDAIM is a unified effort among Jewish organizations worldwide to raise awareness and fosteracceptance and inclusion of people with disabilities and mental health conditions.

  • Kesher

    Kesher is a reverse inclusion program for adults with disabilities, often working in collaboration with community partners and other Federation programs on volunteer and recreational activities. To learn more,

  • Inclusive Education and Professional Development

    Calgary Jewish Federation offers a wide range of inclusive education and professional development opportunities for parents, educators, the general public, and more.

  • Kesher Tikkun Olam

    Calgary Jewish Federation works to include people with disabilities and mental health conditions various opportunities to serve the community, often working in partnership with others.

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