Community Resources for Patients at Stanford Medicine
Mileage is distance from Stanford Hospital
Hillel at Stanford, Stanford Campus, 650-736-1199, 1.8 miles
Chabad of Stanford, 650-494-3274,1.8 miles
Congregation Emek Beracha, Palo Alto, 650-857-1800, 3.5 miles
Chabad of Greater South Bay, 650-424-9800, 4.5 miles
Jewish Study Network, Palo Alto, 650-493-5764
Congregation Kol Emeth, Palo Alto, 650-948-7498, 4.75 miles
Congregation Beth Jacob, Redwood City, 650-366-8481, 4.8 miles
Congregation Beth Am, Los Altos, 650-493-4661, 4.8 miles
Congregation Etz Chayim, Palo Alto, 650-813-9094, 4.8 miles
Keddem Congregation, Palo Alto, 650-494-6400, 5.4 miles
Jewish Family and Children’s Services—JFCS offers a broad spectrum of services for children, youth, adults and seniors. We can help with everything from disability services to community-based palliative care and grief counseling, including specialized support for those experiencing miscarriage or baby loss.
Seniors At Home—The award-winning senior services division of JFCS helps older adults live safe, healthy, more independent lives. Seniors At Home provides home care, dementia care, care management, fiduciary services, and more.
Sinai Memorial Chapel—non-profit offers Jewish funeral home services providing planning and care for the deceased and comfort for the bereaved.
J Weekly’s Resource Guide—helps you connect with the local Jewish community and find all the resources you may need.
Bay Area Jewish Healing Center—Provides a wide-range of spiritual support, education and religious services including Grief and Growing weekend that helps individuals and families with mourning.
Jewish Community Center in Foster City: Peninsula Jewish Community Center.
Jewish Community Centers in Palo Alto: Oshman Family Jewish Community Center JCC and Moldaw Family Residences for seniors at the Taube Koret Campus for Jewish Life, a multipurpose, intergenerational Jewish campus that serves all age groups and welcomes everyone.
Hebrew Free Loan—provides interest-free loans to Jewish residents of Northern California for personal and emergency needs.
Kosher food and restaurants
Izzy’s Brooklyn Bagels—477 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, 650-329-0700
Mollie Stones grocery store—164 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, 650-323-8361
Trader Joe’s grocery store—855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, 650-327-7018
Kara—offers emotional support and information to adults, teenagers and children who are grieving a death or coping with a life-threatening illness.
Caring Bridge—allows patients to create a free website to keep connected to family and friends during a serious health event.
To learn more about Jewish Chaplaincy Services, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities, contact Dana Doctorow, Program Coordinator, at [email protected] or 650-723-3808.