The essence of the
Snider Campus for Jewish Seniors, is at its core, a commitment to the
principles, culture and traditions of Judaism. The warm Jewish atmosphere
is felt in every department, program and element of daily life in our
- We are blessed to
have our own synagogue, the Chava and Abrasha Wosk Synagogue, which
provides daily, Shabbat and all holy day services. Services are led
by residents and volunteers, and are open to all.
- All Jewish holidays
are observed through traditions spanning through the religious services,
food served and prepared, programs and special events.
- We are an integral
and vibrant part of the Vancouver Jewish community. Our residents are
pioneers of the Canadian Jewish community, and therefore serve to teach,
inspire and enrich. Community members, including rabbis, cantors, layleaders,
children and families play a large role in maintaining and nurturing
the Jewish spirit in our Home.
- All staff are educated
and trained in Jewish laws and observances that pertain to the care
of our residents.
- The Snider Campus
for Jewish Seniors is under the supervision of the B.C. Kashrut Council,
and our food is prepared with all the care and flavour of a Bubbe’s
- Every effort is
made to pay respect to the multi-faceted ways in which Jews observe
traditions and holidays in different communities and eras.