Prayers for Jewish Care staff in COVD-19 infected countries

May 28, 2021 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has held its first-ever Multifaith Solidarity Service. Read more

Jewish Care on the ready

May 28, 2021 by  

Jewish Care joins with the greater Victorian community in expressing our disappointment regarding the latest circuit breaker restrictions following an outbreak of coronavirus in the state. Read more

Jewish Care supports David Southwick MP’s lead to ban display of hateful Nazi symbols 

March 10, 2021 by  

Jewish Care Victoria applauds and promotes the important work of David Southwick MP who is leading a ban on the display of vile and hateful Nazi symbols as part of a review of Victoria’s anti-vilification laws. Read more

Jewish Care launches new campaign for International Women’s Day

March 4, 2021 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care has launched a new social media and poster campaign in support of International Women’s Day on Monday 8 March. Read more

Jewish Care 2021 Community Appeal: Enriching Lives Together

February 21, 2021 by  

Each year, the Victorian Jewish community comes together to raise funds for Jewish Care’s Community Appeal. The 2021 Appeal aims to raise $3.6 million for unfunded community services. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria welcomes legislative ban on harmful LGBTI+ conversion practices

February 5, 2021 by  

The Victorian Parliament late last night passed much needed, lifesaving legislation to outlaw ‘therapy’ practices that attempt to change or suppress a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity, a decision welcomed by Jewish Care and Jewish Community Council of Victoria. Read more

Not in any community

December 11, 2020 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care and Unchain My Heart hosted a virtual event in support of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, titled Not In Our Community – Not In Any Community.

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Jewish Care videos build awareness of family violence

August 3, 2020 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched a new video series following the success of its 2019 Love Should Be Sweet poster campaign. Read more

Big Boys Do Cry: Jewish Care launches new postcards for Men’s Health Week

June 18, 2020 by  

Jewish Care Victoria’s Healthy Communities team have this week released a new series of mental health awareness postcards to coincide with Men’s Health Week (June 15 – 21). Read more

To Be: an Andrew Rogers sculpture for Jewish Care

June 12, 2020 by  

When Jewish Care approached internationally recognised artist Andrew Rogers, about creating a sculpture for the Hannah & Daryl Cohen Family Building not only did Rogers agree, but committed to creating something ‘worthwhile and truly significant’. Read more

Gifts from the Heart

April 30, 2020 by  

Elders at Melbourne’s Jewish Care have been busy assembling gift packs for people in the Jewish community to spread some cheer during these difficult days of isolation. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria offers COVID-19 interes- free hardship loans

April 2, 2020 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched a special COVID-19 Interest-Free Hardship Loan, offering financial support to members of the community adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more

‘Now More Than Ever, We Need Your Help’

March 27, 2020 by  

It only takes a moment to change a lifetime and Jewish Care is calling on the Victorian Jewish community to make that moment now. Read more

Melbourne: Jewish Care residential aged care homes in lockdown

March 24, 2020 by  

The Board of Jewish Care Victoria has today made the difficult decision to implement additional visitation limitations across all of its residential aged care homes. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria Launches COVID-19 Helpline

March 23, 2020 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched a COVID-19 Helpline to assist and support those in the Victorian Jewish community impacted by the Coronavirus. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria welcomes 2020 Yesod participants

February 13, 2020 by  

Jewish Care Victoria launched its 2020 Yesod Board Foundation Program with a welcome and induction session held at the Coppel & Piekarski Family Disability Respite Centre. Read more

Marching with Pride

February 8, 2020 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has participated in the 25th Annual Midsumma Pride March last week. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria and JCCV partner to support ban of LGBTQ+ conversion therapy

December 12, 2019 by  

Jewish Care Victoria and Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) recently partnered to submit a joint position paper to the Victorian State Government in support of proposed legislation to ban LGBTQ+ conversion therapy practices. Read more

Community playing a part to prevent violence

December 6, 2019 by  

Almost three hundred people attended the Preventing Violence Together Community Breakfast held this week at Glen Eira Town Hall Auditorium. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria elects new President

December 2, 2019 by  

Jewish Care Victoria elected Susie Ivany its new President who lead the organisation at a meeting of the Board of Governance last week. Read more

Raise a cup to help prevent violence

November 26, 2019 by  

For the second year running, Melbourne’s Jewish Care has developed a coffee cup campaign in support of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Read more

Jewish Care’s 2019 AGM: celebrating our diversity and togetherness

November 25, 2019 by  

More than 150 people attended Jewish Care Victoria’s 2019 Annual General Meeting held at Monash University, Caulfield. Read more

Melbourne Jewish Community joins together to say No to Family Violence

November 22, 2019 by  

Twelve leading Jewish organisations will come together on Monday to support the annual Walk Against Family Violence and send a clear message that the Victorian Jewish community stands united in saying ‘No’ to family violence. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria partners with The Observership Program

November 18, 2019 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Observership Program that will further enhance its Yesod Board Governance Program. Read more

Celebrating excellence and dedication at Jewish Care’s 2019 Staff & Volunteer Awards

November 11, 2019 by  

Jewish Care Victoria held its 9th Annual Staff and Volunteer Service & Excellence Awards at Leonda By The Yarra last week. Read more

Women coming together to aid homelessness

November 7, 2019 by  

Two hundred and forty women attended Jewish Care’s 23rd Annual Generations of Women Brunch, held recently at The Ivory, Elsternwick, Melbourne. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria hosts Claims Conference CEO

August 21, 2019 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has hosted Greg Schneider, Executive Vice-President and CEO of The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, Inc., also known as The Claims Conference. Read more

Family violence awareness campaign

August 15, 2019 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched a new series of three posters aimed at helping to build awareness of family violence. Read more

Celebrating a decade of Gary Smorgon House

July 8, 2019 by  

Jewish Care’s Gary Smorgon House in Melbourne has celebrated 10 years of enriching lives for Elders in the Victorian Jewish community. Read more

Changing tomorrows at Jewish Care’s Annual Appeal Dinner

June 11, 2019 by  

Over 300 guests attended Jewish Care Victoria’s 2019 Annual Appeal Dinner at Leonda by the Yarra. Read more

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