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Achiezer COVID-19 Update Monday 5/25 2PM
25
May
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Monday 5/25 2PM
Dear Community, Our town has shown incredible resiliency in adherence to the laws, which surely has sure has dropped contagions within the community, thereby getting us to where we are today. We are now aware of almost no new cases within the last week across the community. Of course, we are Read More
COVID-19 Antibody Drive
17
May
2020
COVID-19 Antibody Drive
This Wednesday, together with the National Institute of Health and Lev Rochel Bikur Cholim, Achiezer will be hosting a community-wide blood drive which will provide antibody results as well as research for the Mayo Clinic's study of the COVID-19 immune response. Please visit www.antibodydrive.com Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 5/15 4PM
15
May
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 5/15 4PM
Dear Community, As this difficult pandemic continues to drag on, we want to remind you that we are here for you. One of the greatest struggles that we all face is the lack of clear information from the government. Our staff has invested countless hours to continue to provide updated Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 5/8 3PM
8
May
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 5/8 3PM
Dear Community, Baruch Hashem, we continue to see tremendous improvements in positive trends within the community. We receive daily updates from local hospitals, who report a nearly three week streak of reduced COVID cases as well as a major reduction in the spread of infection. The occurrences Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 4/29 3PM
29
Apr
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 4/29 3PM
Dear Community, After so many weeks, this difficult pandemic continues to drag on. While reports do often sound grim, we do, Baruch Hashem, see encouraging signs that we are headed in the right direction. We continue to speak with the area hospitals daily, who report a more than ten day streak Read More
Northwell Health/Sh'or Yoshuv Update
22
Apr
2020
Northwell Health/Sh'or Yoshuv Update
Please see below regarding the opening of a new local medical facility as of today, April 22, 2020. This effort is the result of the joint collaboration of community lay leaders, Hatzolah Air and Northwell Health over the course of the last month. We hope that this groundbreaking initiative will Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Tuesday 4/21 3PM
21
Apr
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Tuesday 4/21 3PM
Dear Community, We hope that you all enjoyed your Yom Tov, despite the numerous challenges that it may have posed for many. We understand that there are varying difficulties which lie in the coming weeks and our team is available to assist as the situation evolves. We wish to extend our Read More
Erev Pesach Update from Achiezer 4/8
8
Apr
2020
Erev Pesach Update from Achiezer 4/8
This erev Yom Tov is different than any other for so many. It's been a harrowing few weeks yet we've seen unprecedented brotherhood among an amazing community that we are privileged to be a part of. It is our fervent wish that the Ribono Shel Olam sees this brotherhood, has mercy on us and Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 4/3 1PM
3
Apr
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 4/3 1PM
Dear Community, Despite the physical and emotional toll that this pandemic has taken on our community, we continue to see inspiring acts of kindness and selflessness. We wish to remind you that, we must continue to strictly adhere to the rules of quarantine and isolation. Even after leaving Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 4/1 4PM
1
Apr
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 4/1 4PM
Dear Community, It is remarkable to see the outpouring of support within the community, whether financially, logistically or otherwise. * Dozens and dozens of pieces of specialty medical equipment have been procured and set up under the guidance of physicians. * Over 400 grocery orders have Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 3/27 2PM
27
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Friday 3/27 2PM
Dear Community, These have been trying weeks for us all. So many are suffering with real symptoms and unfortunately, many are hospitalized in serious condition. While we are still battling the spread of the virus in the community, one thing is for certain- the closure restrictions across the Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 3/25 4PM
25
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 3/25 4PM
Dear Community, As the week moves forward and many of us become acclimated to the new reality, below are some pertinent updates for you all. As a reminder, the best way to remain protected from the coronavirus is to stay at home. If you must venture outdoors, please be careful and practice Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Monday 3/23 4PM
23
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Monday 3/23 4PM
Dear Community, As another week begins, we wish to provide a clear and concise update on the status of COVID-19 in our community, updated guidelines and various services available to the community. As reported last week, there are hundreds of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the community and Read More
Achiezer Quarantine Guidelines Monday 3/23/20
23
Mar
2020
Achiezer Quarantine Guidelines Monday 3/23/20
Current guidelines for quarantine (these guidelines are subject to change): THE DECISION TO LEAVE QUARANTINE MUST BE MADE ONLY WITH APPROVAL OF A DOCTOR. LEAVING QUARANTINE PREMATURELY CAN HAVE DIRE CONSEQUENCES AS YOU NO LONGER HAVE THE SAME FEAR FACTOR AND CAN SPREAD THE VIRUS TO OTHERS. WE Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Thursday 3/19 4PM
19
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Thursday 3/19 4PM
Dear Community, Each day brings different topics to update as we continue through this crisis. As discussed all week, there are dozens more confirmed positive cases within the community, including adults and children. There has been commentary that perhaps since "so many people have Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 3/18 4PM
18
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Wednesday 3/18 4PM
Dear Community, Below is a summary of the compiled efforts within our community: FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: A community-wide committee has been formed to prepare for those who have lost their incomes due to the coronavirus and thus will have difficulty preparing for Yom Tov. There will be Read More
Achiezer Quarantine Guidelines Tuesday 3/17/20
17
Mar
2020
Achiezer Quarantine Guidelines Tuesday 3/17/20
In response to the numerous requests for concise guidelines on quarantining, please note the following prepared specifically for our community: *If you have had DIRECT CONTACT with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, you must quarantine yourself. DIRECT CONTACT means you were within 6 feet Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Tuesday 3/17 2:30PM
17
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Tuesday 3/17 2:30PM
Dear Community, First and foremost, despite this fast escalating crisis, we urge you not to panic. We understand that the concerns are real and that we cannot possibly have the answers to this unprecedented crisis. As promised, we continue to compile and disseminate relevant information based on Read More
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Achiezer COVID-19 Update Monday 3/16 1PM
16
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Monday 3/16 1PM
Dear Community, As information on this continuing pandemic continues to evolve daily we wish to update you the following: TESTING: With the availability of more COVID-19 testing, we have arranged for 100 symptomatic community members to be tested before day's end. We will have to wait Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Sunday 3/15 2PM
15
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Sunday 3/15 2PM
The following are the latest updates as of Sunday, March 15, 2020 at 2:00 PM: TESTING: We understand that numerous community members are continuing to inquire about testing capabilities as many in the community continue to experience symptoms. Based on collected information from several Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update- Sunday 3/15 7PM
15
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update- Sunday 3/15 7PM
Throughout the day we have received dozens of requests from symptomatic community members to be tested for COVID-19. We are aware of the continued shortage of available tests and are pleased to inform you that arrangements are being made to our community. To that end, together with the ASISA Urgent Read More
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Achiezer COVID-19 Update- Friday 3/13 1 PM
13
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update- Friday 3/13 1 PM
Dear Community Members: As we wrote yesterday at 4 PM, the current situation with COVID19 is fluid and subject to change at an hourly rate. Our goal has been to streamline all relevant updates and help keep you, the community, as safe as possible. Most of the community is aware that the Read More
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Thursday 3/12 4PM
12
Mar
2020
Achiezer COVID-19 Update Thursday 3/12 4PM
Dear Community, This bulletin is written in response to the numerous community requests for updates on the COVID-19 Pandemic and where we stand within it all. Please note that we are guided by leading physicians - and specifically for this crisis - we are being advised by epidemiology and Read More
My Brother, My Helper: 2020 Stunning Gala Showcases Unprecedented Support for Achiezer
5
Jan
2020
My Brother, My Helper: 2020 Stunning Gala Showcases Unprecedented Support for Achiezer
The annual Achiezer Gala, held this past Sunday, January 5th, had arrived. Based on the unprecedented turnout, one thing was clear: The attendees had been eagerly awaiting this event, which some call "the highlight of the year" in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway communities. By 6 p.m., it was Read More
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Achiezer Jewish Healthcare Expo 2019
15
Sep
2019
Achiezer Jewish Healthcare Expo 2019
On Sunday, September 15, nearly 600 individuals gathered from across the tristate area for the Achiezer Jewish Healthcare Conference & Expo. The event, which was geared toward Jewish caregivers, highlighted an unprecedented display of relevant healthcare vendors from the industry. It also featured Read More
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Measles Educational and Titer Testing Event at the Young Israel of Woodmere
12
May
2019
Measles Educational and Titer Testing Event at the Young Israel of Woodmere
The community held a very successful measles educational and titer testing day Sunday, May 12th, at the Young Israel of Woodmere. This event was co-sponsored by many community organizations, and could not have been accomplished without all of their support. Kamin Health Urgent Care Centers provided Read More
State-of-the-Art Achiezer Respite Room Dedicated in LIJ Hospital by the Silber Family
3
Mar
2019
State-of-the-Art Achiezer Respite Room Dedicated in LIJ Hospital by the Silber Family
Spacious; inviting; welcoming; huge modern refrigerator filled to capacity with fresh, appetizing food; built-in chargers for all kinds of devices; a comfortable couch- the brand-new respite room at Long Island Jewish Medical Center has it all, providing unparalleled comforts for patients and their Read More
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We Are All Achiezer: 2019 Stunning Gala Showcases Unprecedented Support for Bastion of Chesed
6
Jan
2019
We Are All Achiezer: 2019 Stunning Gala Showcases Unprecedented Support for Bastion of Chesed
The annual Achiezer Gala, held this past Sunday, January 6, had arrived. Based on the unprecedented turnout, one thing was clear: The attendees had been eagerly awaiting this event, which some called the "highlight of the year" in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway communities. By 6 p.m., it was Read More
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CIMBY3
21
Oct
2018
CIMBY3
Just three years ago, a group of people in our community decided to step up for the community. At that point, Achiezer had been servicing the community for 8 years and was known for the chesed principals for which it stands. These individuals felt that the Far Rockaway, Five Towns and surrounding Read More
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