Our Mission Statement:
JCL assists people with developmental disabilities to participate in community life through personal empowerment, community engagement, family relationships and quality services, enhanced by Jewish tradition
2018 reflects our 36th year supporting adults with intellectual disabilities. In 1982, JCL incorporated as a nonprofit agency through the grassroots efforts of local parents, families & volunteers.
Judaic Programs For Special Needs
The Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford &
The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford
Shabbat Interactive Service
Nancy Rosen and
Sara deBeer lead the Shabbat service with song, movement, and sign language. At the conclusion of the service, JCL provides a light Kiddush luncheon.
Nov 9, 2019
Beth El Temple
2626 Albany Avenue
JCL and the Mandell JCC invite you to join us for a festive Chanukah experience at the Mandell JCC. We will be serving delicious latkas, jelly donuts, and beverages. Get creative with a surprise craft project!
Dec 15, 2019
335 Bloomfield Avenue
Celebrate Tu B’Shevat with JTConnect
JCL will join JTConnect for a
Tu B'Shevat Seder. We will enjoy eating fruit, nuts, and other delicious foods that are native to Israel to celebrate this
Feb 9, 2020
160 Mohegan Drive