March: The Gold-Puhachevsky Family

By |2019-03-04T20:15:56-04:00Feb 22 2019|

Irene Gold and Leon Puhachevsky with their children, Samuel Ryan, 12, Abigail Zoe Madeleine, 9 and Sophia Zelda Rosalynne, 7. We spoke to Irene Gold and Leon Puhachevsky ​​about their favorite Jewish activities, their connection to Jewish community, and the ways jkidphilly has impacted their family.  What ...

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It’s Never Too Early To Teach About Understanding Differences

By |2019-02-18T05:28:48-04:00Jan 24 2019|

When my son George—who just turned 16—was diagnosed with autism at age 3, being part of Jewish community helped me through the initial shock, confusion and fear that comes to most parents when they receive any kind of diagnosis for their child. We were able to find a therapeutic preschool for George—first through Bright Horizons, which still operates at Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El and then through the Sinai class at AJ.

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