Education, Culture, & Support

Assistance for Holocaust Survivors

The Windsor Jewish Federation & Community Centre has partnered with the Cummings Centre to provide funding to Holocaust survivors in the Windsor-Essex Region.

Funding can cover things such as:

• Personal care

• Bathing

• Meal preparation

• Accompaniment

• Respite

• Cleaning

• Laundry

• Emergency assistance funds

• Gift cards

A supplement to an existing homecare plan may also available.

If you are a Holocaust Survivor in need of financial and healthcare assistance, please reach out to Joe Schnayer at

Jewish War Veteran Ceremony

Every year on the Sunday closest to November 11th, the Windsor Jewish Federation puts together this event to commemorate Jewish War Veterans from Windsor. These veterans fought in multiple different armies including, the Canadian army, the U.S army or even the IDF. In 2023, the event was specifically dedicated to Israel and for the victims of the October 7th Massacre.

Senior Programming

The I.L Peretz House Seniors Building offers a variety of programs for its tenants and to seniors aged 55+ within the Windsor Jewish community including monthly birthday parties, exercise classes, arts and crafts, bingo, presentations, concerts and much more.