Join us in an important discussion about equality in our community, moderated by Bob Levey, well know Washington Post and Beacon newspapers columnist
Hear from C. Marie Taylor, CEO Equity Through Action, and former CEO Leadership Montgomery, as she describes actions that can be taken to address inequality.
Learn from Interfaith Leaders how inequality affects older adults in Montgomery County
- Dr. Sheikh Hassan- Retired Pulmonologist and former Vice Dean at Howard University College of Medicine.
- Aizat Oladapo- AMSS Ambassador and ProgramManager, Montgomery County Community Action Agency, Department of Health and Human Services.
- Adileh Sharieff- Board Member, Islamic Center of Maryland.
Discover from Gabe Albornoz, Co-Chair, Montgomery County Council, what programs the County has in place to address these issues and future plans.
Join us in honoring our teams of Ambassadors, Partners, Stakeholders, and outstanding recipients of AMSS and the Governor’s awards.
Share with us the joy of witnessing the graduation of 25 Certified Nurses Assistants
Enjoy international cultural entertainment.
The American Muslim Senior Society (AMSS), is a 501(c)(3) health and Long-Term Care resource organization.
To empower the county's diverse 55+ and caregivers by giving 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. AMSS focuses on isolated, under-served, and marginalized members.
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.
Special thanks to Dr.Yasmin B Majid DDS PC, and Dr. Javed Rahmat MD for their generous donations to AMSS programs.
Since 2018, AMSS has filled critical needs in Montgomery County Muslim Communities:
Conducted 28 Ambassador Training
Created partnerships with 10 Islamic Centers
Offered Scholarships and Graduated 25 Certified Nurses Assistants
Graduated 67 Health and Long- Term Care Outreach Ambassadors
Made over 1500 home visits to older members and caregivers
Provided shelters to 150 persons in need
Provided 560 emergency funds for medical, housing, and burial needs.
Disseminated 10000+ county’s health-related flyers, educational information through community events, program activities, and our outreach to senior centers
AMSS Education Zone
(Elder Safe Community Educator(Part 1)