Recognising youth at the first Montefiore Student Volunteer Awards

August 3, 2018 by  

More than 90 guests gathered for the inaugural Montefiore Student Volunteer Awards.

Many proud parents attended with their children, as 15 dedicated teens from local public, private and Jewish dayschools received awards for selfless service to the community.

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Montefiore gets moving with seniors’ cycling program

July 27, 2018 by  

Montefiore Randwick is proud to be first in the Eastern Suburbs, and only the second organisation in Sydney, to be part of Cycling Without Age, a not-for-profit pairing cyclists with people living in aged care. Read more

First Jewish organisation commits to the National Redress Scheme

July 4, 2018 by  

The Australian Government has welcomed the announcement that Sydney-based charity Jewish House NSW will join the National Redress Scheme. Read more

New community partnership provides Shabbat meals to those in need

March 6, 2018 by  

A recently launched partnership between Jewish Care Victoria and Our Village Kitchen is enabling families experiencing tough times to enjoy cooked Shabbat meals while providing adults living with a disability with meaningful opportunities to give back to their community. Read more

Efim Solovey receives historical award

February 6, 2018 by  

Long-time JewishCare volunteer and revered community member Efim Solovey – president of the Russian branch of NAJEX has been awarded an extremely prestigious honour by the Russian Government. Read more

Jewish House present Ending Homelessness report

November 16, 2017 by  

John Brogden, Chair of Lifeline Australia, on behalf of Jewish House, has presented the ‘Ending Homelessness’ report at the NSW Parliament. Read more

Jewish Care receives Better Practice Commendation Award

August 21, 2017 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has been awarded the highly regarded Best Practice Commendation Award from the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency. Read more

Federal Minister for Aged Care tours Montefiore Randwick Campus

June 30, 2017 by  

Sydney’s Sir Moses Montefiore Jewish Home Randwick has hosted a visit from the Federal Minister for Aged Care and Minister Indigenous Health Ken Wyatt. 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

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

Monte talks about its services

September 1, 2016 by  

Sydney’s Montefiore Aged Care Homes has released  a new video featuring its  Allied  Health Services. 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

Jewish Care Hosts 35 Israeli Delegates from Disability Sector

August 16, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria hosted a group of 35 Israeli professionals and owners of private and not-for-profit organisations that provide services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Read more

Jewish Care brunch

June 20, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has hosted its 33rd Annual Friends of Montefiore Brunch. Read more

Jewish Care finalises arrangement with Melbourne’s CSG

June 20, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has formalised its ongoing partnership with Melbourne’s Community Security Group  via a Memorandum of Understanding. Read more

We have dreams

June 9, 2016 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care’s Disability Services clients share their dreams in this moving video. Read more

Jewish Care annual appeal dinner attracts over 400

June 4, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has hosted over 420 supporters at its 2016 Annual Appeal Dinner. Read more

Art exhibition shines a light on palliative care

May 29, 2016 by  

Sydney’s Jewish House has joined Palliative Care NSW in supporting the Reflections of Care art exhibition. Read more

Exploring Creativity Through Cooking with Jewish Care’s Disability Residents

May 23, 2016 by  

Galit Ben David’s cooking passion started at home. Read more

National Volunteer Week at the Monte

May 11, 2016 by  

Sydney’s Montefiore Home celebrated National Volunteer Week 2016  with an Israeli breakfast and presentation of service awards at the Randwick Campus. Read more

V-Day commemoration

May 11, 2016 by  

Over 100 members of the Russian-speaking community joined various community leaders in attending the V-Day commemoration at Waverley Park in Sydney.  Read more

Melbourne’s Jewish Care appeal gets underway

March 1, 2016 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched its 2016 Annual Appeal with this year’s first Major Donor Dinner, held at Jeanne Pratt’s ‘Raheen’ residence in Kew. Read more

With a little help from my friends

February 17, 2016 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care will launch its 2016 Annual Appeal tomorrow with the first of several donor events that will aim to raise $3.6 million for the many programs and services that receive little or no government funding. Read more

Aged care residents celebrate first ever Bar and Bat Mitzvahs

December 14, 2015 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has hosted a special Bar and Bat Mitzvah ceremony for 75 of its aged care residents who had never celebrated this religious milestone. Read more

Belated Bar and Batmitzvahs

December 4, 2015 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care will host a special ceremony for its aged care residents who haven’t yet celebrated their Bar or Bat MitzvahMany residents missed out on this significant life event due to reasons such as living through times of war and communism. Read more

Changing Perceptions about Disability

December 4, 2015 by  

Members of Melbourne’s Jewish community with disabilities have messages for J-Wire readers… Read more

A special day for those with disabilities

December 4, 2015 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care has marked the International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) with a vibrant family event. Read more

Rose Batty speaks at Jewish House gala dinner

December 2, 2015 by  

Over 800 guests attended Sydney’s The Jewish House’s Gala Dinner at which 2015 Australian of the Year Rosy Batty spoke of her personal experiences of family violence. Read more

White Ribbon Day Men’s Breakfast at JewishCare

November 25, 2015 by  

Over 120 members have attended Sydney’s JewishCare’s annual White Ribbon Day Mens Breakfast. Read more

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