April 18, 2018

Brother Kadir has served as a community organizer for the past 24 years. He is actively serving the community in a variety of capacities: He is a member of the IMAAM Center board of Trustees, and an activist with the Indonesian American Association and the Minang...

March 6, 2018

Parkinson’s Disease affects about 5 million people world-wide. 

Symptoms include:

·       Tremor 

·       Rigidity

·       Slow movement

·       Shuffling Gait...

February 23, 2018

Our sixth Ambassadors Training was a success Aln Hamdullilah.  Ana Nelson's presentation on memory loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease was comprehensive and took us through the many possible reasons for memory loss, the signs and  types of dementia, the stages of A...

January 21, 2018

Our fifth Ambassadors training was another success. It was conducted by two prominent lawyers specializing in Elder Abuse Law.

Their presentations underlined the very damaging impact of elder abuse not only on the older persons but the nation as a whole. It is estimat...

December 7, 2017

On April 5, a group of AMSS leaders met at Islamic Society of Washington Area (ISWA) to plan a series of upcoming training sessions for faith leaders. The training is one of several services that AMSS offers to community leaders and faith communities to improve the li...

December 7, 2017

Under the leadership of Mona Negm, AMSS’s founder, the group met in January with Montgomery County Executive, Ike Leggett. the group shared AMSS’ vision and mission and the need for the services of the organization.

November 12, 2017

Today we were presented with inevitable facts of life that many of us do not prepare for, or because of cultural traditions, do not discuss with loved ones and discourage any conversation about it.

Our trainer, Julie Manipadi, went through the last stages of life and h...

October 22, 2017

We had a great training session on caregiving at the Imaam Center in Silver Spring. Our trainer, Lylie Fisher provided the Ambassadors with a good understanding of: what it means to be a caregiver; the many challenges facing them; and the myriad of resources available...

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