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Bikur Cholim Experience the

Bikur Cholim is Hebrew for visiting the sick

24th Annual Conference on Visiting the Sick Sunday, November 13, 2011 | 9:00AM-3:30PM UJA-Federation of New York | 130 East 59th St., New York, NY

Co-sponsored with UJA-Federation of New York and Plaza Jewish Community Chapel With additional support from MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

A full day conference with inspirational keynote presentations and workshops that will offer insight and practical skills.

KEYNOTES: Rabbi Paysach Krohn


International lecturer, prolific author of the famed “Maggid” series

Peninnah Schram Storyteller, teacher, author and recording artist, Professor of Speech and Drama at Stern College of Yeshiva University

To Pre-Register and to receive a brochure please send the following information via: Email: or Fax: 212.399.2475 Name: Address: City:



Essential Visiting Skill How To’s; Jewish Meditation for Self Care; Humor in Health Care - Practically Speaking; Lessons on Prayer from Chaplaincy; Visiting with Seniors and the Memory Impaired; Finding Meaning in Brokenness; Resourceful and Proactive - Being an Effective Liaison; Teen Visiting; Visiting at End of Life; Community Organizing; plus film and raffle.

Fees: Individuals: $36 (Includes light breakfast and lunch) Kosher dietary laws observed U Early registration postmarked by October 12th: $30 Discount available for synagogue groups of 4 or more Phone: 212.632.4730 Credit Card Information: Full name:

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Checks payable to: JBFCS/BCCC Mail to: JBFCS/BCCC Attn: BC Conference 135 W. 50th St., 6th Fl., New York, NY 10020

24th Annual Conference On Visiting the Sick