The Melvin J. & Claire Levine LifePlanning® Program

The Melvin J. and Claire Levine LifePlanning® program offers education, advocacy, consultation, and emotional support to people with differing abilities, their parents, adult children, siblings and caregivers. This program encourages and assists in planning for the future.

Next LifePlanning® Program:



2023 LifePlanning® Calendar of Events* 

  • Tu Bishvat in the Park: A Jewish Disabilities Network program in celebration of JDAIM: Jewish Disability Awareness & Inclusion month in partnership with Alpert JFS LifePlanning, Ruth Rales JFS, Goodman JFS Joshua’s Path and Miami Jewish Abilities Alliance
    Sunday, February 12th, 1-3 PM, Mandel JCC in Boynton Beach

  • The Importance of Legal Planning
    Wednesday, March 29th, 2-3 PM on zoom

  • Mental Health is Everyone’s Business
    In-person, Alpert JFS, West Palm Beach
    Tuesday, May 2nd, 1-3 PM

  • All About Guardianship,
    in alliance with Ruth Rales JFS, Goodman JFS Joshua’s Path and Miami Jewish Abilities Alliance
    Wednesday, June 28th, 2-3 PM on zoom

  • ABLE Accounts & Special Needs Trusts
    Wednesday, August 16th, 2-3 PM on zoom

  • Financial Benefits: Understanding SSDI, SSI & More…
    In-person, Mandel JCC in Boynton Beach
    Wednesday, October 25th, 2-4 PM

  • Recreation, Socialization & Independence Skills
    Program style and location TBA
    Wednesday, December 6th, 2-3:30 PM

*All programs are subject to change.

For more information contact:
Tami Lustig, MSW
Director of LifePlanning® 

[email protected] | 561-713-1917


LifePlanning® is part of the Alpert JFS Jewish Disabilities Network (JDN), which is a collaborative initiative of Jewish agencies, organizations, and synagogues working together to create an inclusive and embracing Jewish community for people with disabilities of all ages and their families.

Other Alpert JFS Programs Related to LifePlanning®:

  • Levine JRFS Residential Program, our cutting-edge residential program provides a continuum of services for those who may be developmentally disabled, significantly learning disabled, and/or chronically mentally ill.
  • Alpert JFS Pooled Trust allows persons with a disability to place income and/or assets that are over government benefit limit requirements for Medicaid into the trust so that they can qualify for much-needed government benefits.
  • Alpert JFS Guardianship Program manages the affairs of court-mandated individuals who have been deemed unable to manage their own affairs.
  • Alpert JFS Care Management Program consist of Alpert JFS credentialed professionals with extensive experience working with individuals with special needs.


LifePlanning® is a non-sectarian program welcoming all faiths.