Jewish Family Service
of Bridgeport welcomes Rabbi Dana Bogatz
as the newest member of the JFS professional staff.Rabbi Dana joins the agency as the Chaplain for Unaffiliated Elderly and the spiritual leader of Healing Services at the agency.
As Chaplain, Rabbi Dana
will visit seniors at Bridgeport Hospital
as well as area nursing homes.She
will provide pastoral counseling as well as Holiday programs.She
will also co-facilitate Healing Services with JFS social workers.
will provide the Jewish spiritual component and the JFS
social worker will look at therapeutic issues.Rabbi Dana is presently the Rabbi at Congregation Sinai in West Haven.Prior to this position, she was the assistant Rabbi at Congregation Beth El in Fairfield.
Rabbi Dana Z. Bogatz
will co-facilitate and through meditation, guided visualization and prayer will provide tools for conversing with one's inner self and developing healthy coping skills.