Women unite with UIA for Israel’s 70th  

March 13, 2018 by  

UIA NSW Women’s Division hosted nearly 500 Sydney Jewish women at its 2018 events at the Four Seasons Hotel and Dunbar House, Watsons Bay to celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary. Guest speaker Ambassador Belaynesh Zevadia – the first Ethiopian Olah to become an Ambassador representing Israel headlined the events. Read more

UIA NSW Women’s Division welcomes partners to Gala Event

March 6, 2018 by  

Due to popular demand and Israel’s special milestone, UIA is inviting partners of women attending the Women’s Division Gala Event to also join in the festivities on Sunday 11 March. Read more

Star-studded UIA Young Leadership Gala Event

November 8, 2017 by  

UIA NSW’s Young Leadership Division hosted 150 guests at its Sundowners with Tsahi gala event at the brand new venue, The Calyx in Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden. Read more

A Devine address at UIA Women’s Division Lion of Judah event

October 4, 2017 by  

UIA NSW Women’s Division hosted a Lion of Judah morning tea at the home of Andrew and Taryn Boyarsky. Guest speaker, Sydney journalist and media commentator Miranda Devine addressed 35 key UIA female supporters at the event, about the global threat posed by radical Islam to our safety and Western democratic way of life.  Read more

Rising from the Ashes

July 26, 2017 by  

For many who survived the terrors of the Holocaust, questioning ones faith and belief in G-d, religion and Judaism became a real and profound challenge to face. How do you continue to recognise a G-d who allowed such tremendous evil to occur?…a new video from Melbourne’s Jewish Care. Read more

Architecture Design Award for The Coppel & Piekarski Family Disability Respite Centre

July 10, 2017 by  

Jackson Clements Burrows Architects have won the Sir Osborn McCutcheon Award at the Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Awards, for the design of The Coppel & Piekarski Family Disability Respite Centre in Caulfield. Read more

Jewish Care Signs MOU with Jewish Mediation Centre

May 28, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria’s Individual and Family Support Service recently signed an MOU with the Jewish Mediation Centre, formalising the relationship between the two organisations. Read more

Drumming up community support at Jewish Care’s Annual Appeal Dinner

May 25, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has  hosted 400 supporters at its 2017 Annual Appeal Dinner. Read more

Jewish Care awards $85million for new building

May 19, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has approved its $85 million St Kilda Road Senior Living Precinct with the awarding of the construction contract to Watpac Limited (Watpac).  Read more

Engaging Women at Friends of Montefiore Annual Brunch

May 9, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria hosted 220 guests at the 34th Annual Friends of Montefiore Brunch at Leonda by the Yarra, Hawthorn. Read more

Jewish Care Launches ‘Postcards for Pesach’ Mental Health Awareness Campaign

May 4, 2017 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care is proud to once again run its Postcards for Pesach mental health awareness campaign. Read more

Jewish Care launches video for Yom HaShoah

April 20, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched its video ‘Lack of Humanity’ to commemorate Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day. Lack of Humanity is the 4th video in the ‘Rising From the Ashes’ Holocaust documentary series.    Read more

Multiple awards for Jewish Care videos

April 6, 2017 by  

A number of Jewish Care Victoria’s video productions have received awards at three recent industry award ceremonies. Read more

Jewish Care Hosts Arava Project Delegation

March 27, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has hosted a delegation of Israeli and Australian Arava Project representatives and told them about the organisation and its aged care offerings. Read more

Generations connecting through tech, tea & tales

March 17, 2017 by  

An innovative intergenerational program, ‘Tech, Tea & Tales’ recently launched at Jewish Care Victoria – the first of its kind in Australia. Read more

Sharing #5000smiles for Melbourne’s Jewish Care’s Annual Appeal

March 3, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched it 2017 Annual Appeal, its theme based on the popularity of using emojis to express our feelings. For the first time, the Appeal will include a dedicated social media campaign, titled #5000smiles. Read more

Jewish Care Awards Night Celebrates Staff & Volunteers

December 10, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria’s Staff and Volunteer Service & Excellence Awards with a record number of over 250 staff, volunteers, Life Governors, Board members, communal leaders and supporters.

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Happy Families at Melbourne’s Jewish Care’s 2016 AGM

November 30, 2016 by  

Jewish Care’s 2016 Annual General Meeting at which the organisation’s achievements from the past financial year were highlighted. The AGM was followed by a panel discussion titled ‘Families in the 21st Century’. Read more

White Ribbon Day 2016

November 24, 2016 by  

The UN observes International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November…a video from Jewish Care. Read more

Generations of Women Brunch Celebrates 20 Years

November 23, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria hosted its 20th Annual Generations of Women Brunch at The International, Brighton on 15 November 2016. 250 women attended the event, which included an inspirational address by Cheryl Bart.   Read more

Anxiety Awareness Week

November 14, 2016 by  

In support of Perinatal Depression and Anxiety Awareness Week  Melbourne’s Jewish Care have published Miriam & Schneier’s Story, the final video instalment from its  Reach Out, Speak Out campaign. Read more

Jewish Care and Access Inc Launch First Disability Survey in Victorian Jewish Community

November 8, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria and Access Inc have partnered to develop a survey to identify the needs of people living with disability in the Victorian Jewish community. Read more

Jewish Care Builds New Generation of Leaders 

November 4, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria’s inaugural Board Foundations program, ‘Yesod’ culminated with a graduation ceremony at which 10 young Jewish professionals completed the program. Read more

Jewish Care Receives $500,000 Grant to Help the Disadvantaged Secure Employment

October 27, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has received a grant of $518,770 over four years from the State Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources to secure sustainable employment for people from disadvantaged backgrounds.  Read more

Jewish Care Victoria Launches New Video in Honour of Mental Health Week

October 8, 2016 by  

To honour Mental Health Week (9-15 October 2016) – an annual campaign to raise awareness of mental health, Jewish Care is launching the next video in its Reach Out, Speak Out series, ‘Dov’s Story’. Read more

Tzeddy’s First Adventure: Jewish Care’s First Storybook Teaches Children Important Values

October 5, 2016 by  

Over the past four years, children and families in our community may have seen Melbourne’s Jewish Care’s mascot, Tzeddy the Tzedakah Tin, appear at community events spreading awareness about the importance of tzedakah. Read more

Jewish Care Launches Mental Health Video Campaign for R U OK? Day

September 9, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria launched its new mental health awareness video campaign, Reach Out, Speak Out on R U OK? Day, 8 September 2016 – a national day of action for suicide prevention. Read more

Jewish Care and The Jewish Taskforce Against Family Violence Enhance Responsiveness to the Jewish Community

August 26, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria and The Jewish Taskforce Against Family Violence (JTAFV) have reached an agreement regarding the JTAFV’s telephone support line. Read more

New partnership offers improved response in addressing family violence in Jewish Community

August 21, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has partnered with Inner South Community Health Service to enable Jewish community members who have experienced family violence to access a culturally appropriate service response. Read more

‘Hand Up for a Home’ $180,000 Crowdfunding Campaign

August 19, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria launched its digital crowdfunding campaign, ‘Hand Up for a Home’  to raise funds for the refurbishment of Jewish Care’s social housing in Fulton Street, East St Kilda. Read more

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