Eva Weiss MEd, EdS


Article: A Partnership Model to Reduce Isolation and Enhance the Well-Being of Survivors in Palm Beach County’s Gated-Communities

Eva Weiss MEd, EdS has been the lead coordinator of the Holocaust Survivor Assistance Program at Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service in Palm Beach County, Florida, since its inception in 1995.   Born in Lvov, Russia, Ms. Weiss is the daughter of Polish Holocaust Survivors.  She has Master’s and Specialist’s degrees in Counseling and Education, and is a certified gerontologist who received her training at the University of Florida in Gainesville. At Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service, Eva reaches out to the county’s 9,000 Holocaust Survivors providing supportive case management and counseling.