Mission: * To advance the well being of Jewish Chaplains, provide fellowship, develop mutual support, exchange ideas and programs, and advocate the role & work of chaplaincy.* To promote professional standards of chaplaincy training with focus on Jewish concerns & issues.*To represent Jewish Chaplains in national and local secular and Jewish institutions.
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The address for information and contacts in the field of professional Jewish Chaplaincy and spritual care. Competent and caring professionals in all chaplaincy settings in North America and Israel. Immediately responsive to all occurences including trauma and dissaster occurences.
NAJC is the professional association of Jewish Chaplains. The educational and advocacy efforts the organization makes has helped raise the visibility of Jewish professional Chaplains. With the inauguration of www.najc.com, NAJC has put on a useful and prominent public face.
With educational programs around the country and in Israel, designed to improve the role of professional chaplaincy, this group has made a significant impact on the field. In conjunction with the Spiritual Care Collaborative, NAJC has developed Standards of Practice, adopted a Code of Ethical Practices, along with Common Core Standards for Professional Chaplaincy certification.