The American Muslim Senior Society (AMSS), is a 501(c)(3) health and Long-Term Care resource organization.
To empower diverse, under-served older adults and family caregivers, by providing them access to culturally sensitive tools and resources to improve their quality of life and give them the opportunity to live with dignity in their communities.
Partnership In Action
AMSS gratefully acknowledges the ongoing financial support provided through Montgomery County’s Community Grants and assistance through the County’s Health and Human Services, Area Agency on Aging, and Aging and Disability Services.
We are equally grateful to our business partners and members of our communities who since inception, have generously co-sponsored many of AMSS programs, and activities.
Since 2018, AMSS has filled critical needs in Montgomery County Muslim Communities:
Conducted 28 Ambassador Trainings
Created partnerships with 10 Islamic Centers
Offered Scholarships and Graduated 16 Certified Nurses Assistants
Graduated 47 Health and Long- Term Care Outreach Ambassadors
Made over 720 home visits to older members and caregivers
Provided shelters to 90 persons in need
Provided 220 emergency funds for medical, housing and burial needs.
Disseminated 7,000+ county’s health related flyers, educational information through community events, program activities and our outreach to senior centers