Our schedule for Jewish Disabilities Awareness, Acceptance and Inclusion Month (JDAIM) 2019 is full of exciting ways to learn and get involved.

Stay tuned for daily updates on Matan’s social media channels, too! We’ll be showcasing alumni stories, new resources, program discounts and much, much more.

#IncludeRespect webinar graphic of hands on a keyboard and the text "JDAIM WEBINAR"

Virtual Events
Save the dates for these live events we’ve organized for JDAIM.

January 29, 2019 at 1:00 PM EST: #IncludeRespect in JDAIM Webinar
Join us for a conversation with Rabbi Ruti Regan to explore common pitfalls – and how to avoid them – when it comes to respecting everyone involved in Jewish disability awareness and inclusion.

February 5th at 1:00 PM EST: Facebook Live on Matan’s JDAIM Lesson Plans
Matan’s own Rabbi Ruti Regan and Meredith Polsky will be answering all of your questions about our special JDAIM lesson plans! If you haven’t seen the lesson plans yet, you can download them at no cost here.

February 19th at 8:30 PM EST: Facebook Live on the Matan Pledge 
Tune in to learn all about the Matan Pledge and how to use this exciting tool in your classrooms and congregations. This event will be hosted by Meredith Polsky and Rabbi Ruti Regan. Check out the pledge here.

Schedule
You can download Matan’s JDAIM Activity Schedule here. The content mirrors what is listed above, packaged in a PDF format for those who prefer it.

Hashtag
We’ve chosen the #IncludeRespect theme for our JDAIM 2019 celebrations. This reflects our tireless work to include all learners in Jewish education built on a solid foundation of respect. Don’t forget to use it in your posts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Support
Matan’s webinars, lesson plans and Facebook trainings are offered free of cost to all participants. Consider making a donation to Matan as part of your JDAIM celebrations.