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November 10, 2022
L’Annexe is the newest community drop-in centre for young Montrealers-created through Federation CJA’s social service agency Ometz
Jared Roboz, a.k.a. J-Rob, did not have many advantages growing up. He was referred to Agence Ometz, Federation CJA’s social service agency, where over several years he recei...
November 9, 2022
Agence Ometz, the Jewish human services agency that offers social, employment and immigration services, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week to officially launch the young adul...
November 1, 2022
Le Fonds de secours pour les Juifs d’Ukraine de la Fédération CJA a déjà collecté plus de 2,5 millions de dollars.
October 19, 2022
Ukrainian Jews celebrated Sukkot 2022 in Montreal-but they also watched anxiously as the war was showing no end
Jewish Ukrainians recently arrived in Montreal enjoyed a Sukkot meal hosted by Federation CJA and Agence Ometz.
October 15, 2022
This October, Agence Ometz (along with hundreds of organizations across North America) is celebrating Disability Employment Awareness Month (DEAM).
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August 31, 2022
L’Annexe, Ometz’s centre for young adults, had a great time celebrating at this year’s Montreal Pride. They wish to thank everyone who stopped by their booth duri...
July 7, 2022
One of her watchwords, Sheila Barshay Goldbloom wrote in her 2019 autobiography, Opening Doors, is that “an individual can make a difference. Each person should live his or h...
June 30, 2022
It was delayed a bit , but magical when it happened. On Jonathan Novack’s 27th birthday, he received a call about a summer job offer at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista,...
May 24, 2022
On a snowy March day, in a brightly painted room at L’Annexe – the Ometz centre for young adults – Ashley Tevan-Long is talking with a group of neurodivergent you...
May 17, 2022
Ometz is a registered Canadian charity and Jewish human services agency. We spoke with the CEO of this organization, Dominique McCaughey, to learn more.