Congregational Inclusion Resources and Educational Inclusion Resources


Below you will find tables outlining the types of accommodations and services available from area congregations and congregational preschools and religious schools. We invite and encourage your family’s participation in weekly and holidays services and for family and community simchas. Please contact the congregations directly to discuss with your individual needs and to ask specific questions.

Congregational Inclusion Resources

Key:
Conservative - C Reconstructionist - RC
Humanist - H Renewal - RN
Independent - I Reform - RF
Orthodox - O

Congregation
Physically Accesssible
Large Print Materials
Assistive Listening Devices
Sign Language
Interpretation

(upon request)
Life-Cycle Event
Accommodations 
Inclusion Committee
Adas Israel Congregation, DC (C)
    
    
    
   
   
   
Adat Shalom Congregation, MD (RC)
    
         
   
         
Agudas Achim Congregation, VA (C)
     
   
   
   
   
 
Aish HaTorah,
MD (O)

     
       
 
Am Hatorah Congregation, MD (O)
      
               
Am Kolel Sanctuary & Renewal Center, MD (RN)
                    
Beth El Hebrew Congregation, VA (RF)
                      
Beth Joshua Congregation, MD (O)     
   
       
   
Beth Sholom Cong. and Talmud Torah, MD (O)
                           
Bethesda Jewish Congregation, MD (I)
          
                   
B'nai Israel Congregation, MD (C)
      
     
     
           
     
B'nai Shalom of Olney, MD (C)
           
Chabad Lubavitch of Alexandria, VA (O)
           
Chabad of Potomac,
MD (O)
                    
Congregation Adat Reyim, VA (C)
                        
Congregation
Physically Accesssible
Large Print Materials
Assistive Listening Devices
Sign Language
Interpretation

(upon request)
Life-Cycle Event
Accommodations 
Inclusion Committee
Cong. Beth El of Montgomery County, MD (C)
                           
Congregation Beth Emeth, VA (C)
           
Congregation B'nai Tzedek, MD (C)
        
   
   
   
   
Congregation Etz Hayim, VA (C)
                        
Congregation Har Shalom, MD (C)
                                
Congregation Har Tzeon-Agudath Achim, MD  (C)
                            
Congregation Olam Tikvah, VA (C)
                 
      
 
Congregation Or Chadash, MD (R)
           
Congregation Sha'are Shalom, VA (C)
     
    
        
 
Jewish Rockville Outreach Congregation, MD (O)
     
    
      
    
 
Kehilat Shalom,
MD (C)

           
Kemp Mill Synagogue, MD (O)
     
    
     
    
    
Kol Ami,
VA (RC)

     
          
 
Kol Shalom Congregation, MD (C)
     
    
    
     
Machar, Washington Cong. for Secular Humanistic Judaism, DC (H)
           
Congregation
Physically Accesssible
Large Print Materials
Assistive Listening Devices
Sign Language
Interpretation

(upon request)
Life-Cycle Event
Accommodations 
Inclusion Committee
Magen David Sephardic Congregation, MD (O)
     
         
Mishkan Torah Congregation, MD (I)
           
Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation, VA (RF)
           
Ohev Sholom - The National Synagogue, DC (O)
     
    
        
 
Ohr Kodesh Congregation, MD (C)
     
    
    
      
   
Oseh Shalom,
MD (RC)

           
Shaare Tefila Congregation, MD (C)
    
   
     
   
 
Shaare Torah Congregation, MD (C)
     
    
      
     
Shoreshim,
VA (I)

     
         
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, DC
     
      
    
    
 
Temple Beth Ami,
MD (RF)

     
    
    
    
    
   
Temple Beth Torah,
VA (RF)

           
Temple B'nai Shalom, VA (RF)
     
    
    
      
 
Temple Emanuel,
MD (RF)

           
Temple Micah,
DC (RF)

     
      
    
    
 
Congregation
Physically Accesssible
Large Print Materials
Assistive Listening Devices
Sign Language
Interpretation

(upon request)
Life-Cycle Event
Accommodations 
Inclusion Committee
Temple Rodef Shalom, VA (RF)
     
    
    
   
    
    
Temple Shalom,
MD (RF)

    
   
   
   
   
 
Temple Sinai,
DC (RF)

     
    
    
      
 
Temple Solel,
MD (RF)

     
    
    
     
Tifereth Israel Congregation, DC (C)
     
    
    
    
    
 
Tikvat Israel Congregation, MD (C)
    
         
Washington Hebrew Congregation, DC (R)
    
        
    
    
   
Young Israel Shomrei Emunah, MD (O)
    
   
       
 
Congregational Inclusion Educational Resources

Please contact individual school(s) to discuss your child's specific needs.

Key: 
Pre-school - PS
Religious School - RS


Congregation
Diagnostic/
Consultation
(PS)
Resource/Learning Specialist (RS)
In-Class Inclusion Support
Self-Contained Classes
Other
Adas Israel Congregation, DC (C)
    
     
    
     
OT, speech, early detection
Adat Shalom Congregation, MD (RC)
      
   
   
Agudas Achim Congregation, VA (C)
    
 
 
   
Beth El Hebrew Congregation, VA (RF)      
         Special needs coordinator
Beth Sholom Cong. and Talmud Torah, MD (O)                
Bethesda Jewish Congregation, MD (I)           
        
B'nai Israel Congregation, MD (C)     
    
     
    
 
B'nai Shalom of Olney, MD (C) 
      
     
  Learning Center
Chabad Lubavitch of Alexandria, VA (O)
         
   
Chabad of Potomac,
MD (O)
          
Congregation Adat Reyim, VA (C)       
          
Congregation
Diagnostic/
Consultation
(PS)
Resource/Learning Specialist (RS)
In-Class Inclusion Support
Self-Contained Classes
Other
Cong. Beth El of Montgomery County,
MD (C)
      
     
    
 
Congregation Beth Emeth, VA (C)
      
     
   
Congregation B'nai Tzedek, MD (C)
       
     
  Extra tutoring and small group options available
Congregation Etz Hayim, VA (C)
             
   
Congregation Har Shalom, MD (C)
     

         
Congregation Har Tzeon-Agudath Achim, MD  (C)
               
Congregation Olam Tikvah, VA (C)
        
 
Congregation Or Chadash, MD (R)
      
     
Congregation Sha'are Shalom, VA (C)
      
 
   
Jewish Rockville Outreach Congregation, MD (O)
   
 
      
Kehilat Shalom,
MD (C)

      
     
Congregation
Diagnostic/
Consultation
(PS)
Resource/Learning Specialist (RS)
In-Class Inclusion Support
Self-Contained Classes
Other
Kol Ami,
VA (RC)

    

     
Kol Shalom Congregation, MD (C)
   
 
 
 
Machar, Washington Cong. for Secular Humanistic Judaism,
DC (H)

         
Mishkan Torah Congregation, MD (I)
      
     
   
Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation, VA (RF)
      
     
   
Ohr Kodesh Congregation, MD (C)
      
     
 
Preschool specialist
Oseh Shalom,
MD (RC)

      
     
  Inclusion specialist
Shaare Tefila Congregation, MD (C)
   
      
   
Shaare Torah Congregation, MD (C)
    
 
   
Matan self-contained class    
Shoreshim,
VA (I)

   
     
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, DC    
   
    
Temple Beth Ami,
MD (RF)

        
     
    
    
Temple Beth Torah,
VA (RF)

         
   
Congregation
Diagnostic/
Consultation
(PS)
Resource/Learning Specialist (RS)
In-Class Inclusion Support
Self-Contained Classes
Other
Temple B'nai Shalom,
VA (RF)

      
  
 
 
Temple Emanuel,
MD (RF)

      
     
   
Temple Micah,
DC (RF)

   
   
    
Temple Rodef Shalom, VA (RF)
    
   
     
   
Screening/consultation, OT, speech, teen shadows, etc. 
Temple Shalom,
MD (RF)

     
     
   Interpreter upon request
Temple Sinai,
DC (RF)

   
     
    
 
Temple Solel,
MD (RF)

   
 
 
Tutoring
Tifereth Israel Congregation, DC (C)
      
 
 
    
Tikvat Israel Congregation, MD (C)
      
     
   
Washington Hebrew Congregation, DC (R)
    
   
      
    
Shadows/aids as needed, alternative special needs track