Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania

Founded in 1916, their warm and inviting senior community has earned a reputation as the region’s premier provider of short-term rehabilitation, long-term skilled nursing care, and Alzheimer’s care for older adults.

The Jewish Home welcome’s people of all faiths to the Scranton, Pennsylvania community, which offers engaging social activities, entertainment, full-service dining, a family room for private celebrations, beauty salon, and landscaped patio with gorgeous views of the downtown area.

Contact the Jewish Home at (570) 209-5778

Upcoming Events

JFNA Virtual Mission to Washington, DC

When: February 1, 2021 – February 2, 2021 all-day

Join (Jewish Federation of North America) JFNA February 1 (evening) – February 2 (day) for the first-ever national Jewish Virtual Mission to Washington. Be among the first in the nation to virtually meet with members of the new administration and bi-partisan Congressional leaders, such…

Red Cross Community Blood Drive

When: February 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Friedman Jewish Community Center To maintain social distancing, scheduled appointments are recommended. To schedule an appointment in advance call 800-Red Cross 1-800-733-2767 Or visit and enter “Friedman JCC” Remember, masks are required and bring your photo…

The People On The Beach: Journeys To Freedom After The Holocaust

When: January 28, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join us when the Standard Club and the Authors Program and Lunch @65 West Public Affairs Forum of the Union League Club welcome British author Rosie Whitehouse. Ms. Whitehouse will be joining us live…

Like Dreamers – Inspirational Stories From Israel

When: January 1, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

With the Covid-19 pandemic driving us physically apart, we’ve searched for a way to bring us closer together. Joining forces with entrepreneurs, innovators, artists and social activists, we’ve produced a series of ‘boutique’ inspirational conversations…

SAVE THE DATE – JCC’s 60TH Annual Golf Outing

When: August 23, 2021 all-day
Where: Huntsville Golf Club, 1334 Market St, Dallas, PA 18612


Exploring Opera: Sensational Seville

When: January 25, 2021 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Exploring Opera: Sensational Seville Monday, January 25, 2021 | 4:30pm-6:00pm (EST) Via ZOOM The glorious capital of Andalusia is the setting of more than 100 operas! Of course, there’s Rossini’s famous The Barber of ________ (can you fill in…

Incredible Edibles and Collectibles for Sweetheart’s Day: An Indoor Marketplace

When: February 7, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The JCC presents Incredible Edibles and Collectibles for Sweetheart’s Day! An Indoor Marketplace When: Sunday, February 7, 2020 Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM   Buy all your treats for your sweets! For more information,…


When: December 17, 2020 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

For the last night of Chanukah we are thrilled to partner with iconic superstar Matisyahu for an end-of-year celebration dedicated to safety and security. This livestream 2-hour program, which will thoughtfully include a pledge to…

Rabbi Or and Feliza Zohar Live from the Galilee in Israel

When: December 13, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

A chanukah celebration through story and song featuring Rabbi Or and Feliza Zohar Live from the Galilee in Israel. Hosted By Temple B’Nai B’rith Watch on Facebook at:

Community Blood Drive

When: December 2, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: The Sidney and Pauline Friedman Jewish Community Center, 613 S J Strauss Ln, Kingston, PA 18704

Friedman Jewish Community Center – Meeting Room 613 S.J. Strauss Lane, Kingston PA 18704 Wednesday, December 2, 2020 11AM to 4PM To Help Maintain Social Distancing Scheduled Appointments Are Strongly Recommended! Please Remember To Wear…