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JASSI hosts seminars and workshops to provide useful information to Japanese-speaking individuals in the New York Tri-State Area. The past seminars include “Medicare,” “The Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace,” and “How to Access Health Care in NYS.” Please sign up for our e-newsletters, Facebook, or Twitter to receive information on our upcoming events!


Sawa Kai (Monthly Tea Party)

JASSI holds a remote tea party for our Senior Program Members who are forced to stay home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please feel free to join us and enjoy conversation with other members! We look forward to seeing you online or talking with you over the phone!

Date: Every Mondays from 1:30PM to 2:30PM
Please contact JASSI at 212-442-1541 #1 or info@jassi.org to obtain the Meeting Password prior to the meeting.

How to join:

Choice 1) Join over the phone (Please call between 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM on Mondays)
Step 1: Call # 1-646-558-8656
Step 2: Enter the meeting ID: 784 072 697, followed by # and again press #
Step 3: Enter Meeting Password, followed by #

Choice 2) Connect to the Internet through your computer, tablet or smartphone.
*You can see each other’s faces with the video feature turned on. (You can also participate in audio-only.)
*If you use a tablet or smartphone, you need to download the Zoom Cloud Meetings (available on the App Store and Google Play). You don’t need to download it if you use a computer. We recommend that you familiarize yourself with the ZOOM platform before the event. Please feel free to enter through the link below for practice.
Step 1: Click link: https://zoom.us/j/784072697
Step 2: When asked “Open zoom.us?”, click “Open”
Step 3: Enter Meeting Password
Step 4: Choose to turn on/off video
Step 5: Select “Computer audio/Internet audio” if your device has microphone. If your device does not have microphone, please call at 1-646-558-8656 and enter the meeting ID: 784 072 697 and press # and again press #. Enter the Meeting Password, followed by #. Then you can communicate with everyone over the phone.

***If you have difficulties to join, please call us at 212-442-1541 ext. 3.
**If you have not registered for JASSI’s Senior Program, please register after participating in a party. Please fill out these two forms and send them to mkatayama@jassi.org with a copy of your photo ID. Or you can make a temporary registration by calling at 212-442-1541 ext. 3. (You will still need to fill out the forms later with a copy of your photo ID.)
*This Remote Tea Party is a temporary project and may end when the situation changes.