Resources

The Chevra Kadisha has prepared this information package to assist families following a death.  It contains possible government assistance programs and a reminder list of tasks to consider completing.

We trust that this will help you in your time of bereavement.  Click on the “Additional Resources” link below.

Additional Resources

The following is a list of local resources – click directly on the links to be directed to their websites, or copy url and paste into a browser.

For counselling, financial aid, contact:
Jewish Family Services of Calgary   http://jfsc.org

To contact local synagogues:

Orthodox: House of Jacob Mikveh Israel http://hojmi.org
Conservative:  Beth Tzedec http://bethtzedec.ca
Reform: Temple B’nai Tikvah http://templebnaitikvah.org
Chabad: Chabad of Southern Alberta http://chabadalberta.org
Conservative/Traditional: Kehilat Shalom http://kscalgary.org

To contact the community chaplain:
Calgary Jewish Federation http://jewishcalgary.org/jewish-community-chaplain

To view locally published obituaries:
Calgary Herald http://legacy.com/obituaries/calgaryherald/

To view historical information regarding local Jewish cemeteries and burials:
Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta http://jhssa.org