Community

Carol Krames remembered for her extraordinary compassion

June 2, 2021
Steve Arnold


Sunday dinner was already on the table when the telephone rang.

In the home of Carol Krames that wasn’t unusual. People would call at all times of the day and night because they were desperate and had heard the executive director of Hamilton’s Jewish Family S…

Bridging the gap between LGBTQ+ Jews and their community

May 25, 2021
Steve Arnold

Laura Wolfson’s sweet soprano has led local worshippers to spiritual places for more than 20 years.

Her “teacher” voice has helped two generations of Hebrew school students start to understand their Jewish heritage.
Now she is lending that voice to something…

JHamilton opens new wellness centre

JHamilton expansion a response to increased demand for mental health and wellness support in the Jewish community.

Hope and resilience at Shalom Village

Shalom Village staff speak of hope and resilience among residents during the lockdown.

What's happened to our mental health

Many of us are suffering from the effects of isolation — loneliness, longing and despair, others have found silver linings throughout our lockdowns. After one year of living day-by-day in a lockdown, what's happening to our mental health?