A record $25million bequest for local charity

March 11, 2021 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare has received a bequest in excess of $25million from Julianna (Julie) Lowy which will benefit generations to come Read more

Jason Sandler takes the helm at JewishCare

October 25, 2018 by  

After twelve years on the Board of JewishCare and more recently eight as President, Allan Vidor is stepping down from the Board.  Read more

Building partnership for good of the community

September 5, 2018 by  

In a great example of community partnership in action Sydney’s JewishCare and the Folk Centre have entered into a new agreement. Read more

The incredible Jayne Bernstam

June 13, 2018 by  

Jayne Bernstam sang an emotional version of Hallelujah with her own words… dedicated to Sydney’s JewishCare. Read more

JewishCare hosts citizenship ceremony

March 7, 2018 by  

Mayor of Woollahra Peter Cavanagh and JewishCare president Alan Vidor welcomed new Australians who received their citizenship at JewishCare in Sydney. 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

A remarkable story from Nigeria

December 14, 2017 by  

Miriam and Isaac’s migration from Africa is unique for one very significant reason. Isaac and Miriam don’t come from South Africa or Zimbabwe, they come from Nigeria which contrary to popular belief, is a country that actually has 50,000 people who follow Jewish practices. Read more

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2017 – Sydney

November 24, 2017 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare’s 10th White Ribbon Day Men’s Breakfast featured a chilling address by Kay Schubach, a victim of the ‘ playboy rapist’. Read more

New citizens

July 21, 2016 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare has held its 12th Citizenship Ceremony at which 30 members of the community had their citizenship conferred by the Major of Waverley Sally Betts. 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

Muslim Care meets JewishCare

April 30, 2016 by  

In order to explore the different forms in which leadership presents itself in its various contexts, applications and societies, Muslim Care “Leading Together” youth program has met with Sydney’s JewishCare. Read more

JewishCare’s prison co-ordinator at Harmony Day function

March 29, 2016 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare’s Prison Outreach Coordinator  Taryn Tillman was invited to attend a Harmony Day function at Department of Corrective Services. Read more

Good report for JewishCare

February 18, 2016 by  

Primary Health Networks (PHN), established by the Federal Government to improve co-ordination of care has complimented Sydney’s JewishCare following a visit to its Sydney facility.   Read more

W.A. university apologises for lecturer’s antisemitic comments

December 11, 2015 by  

The Vice-Chancellor of Notre Dame University in Fremantle has dissociated her institution from overt anti-Jewish comments made in a blog posting by academic Dr Sandra Nasr. 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

New Australians

October 27, 2015 by  

25 members of Sydney’s Jewish community have become Australians at a JewishCare’s Citizenship ceremony held this week. Read more

Vision impaired club celebrates 30th anniversary

October 15, 2015 by  

The Lapid Friendship Club for vision impaired people recently met at B’Nai B’rith Parents Home in Sydney’s Rose Bay to celebrated its 30th birthday. Read more

Three legged race to help youth

September 26, 2015 by  

In an attempt to break a Guinness World Record, 321, a Sydney program which raises awareness about youth mentoring programs, is staging a 3 legged race. Read more

New Board for JewishCare

December 2, 2014 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare has elected a new Board at its AGM. Read more

Three-legged care

October 28, 2014 by  

To coincide with National Youth Mentoring Week,  Sydney’s JewishCare together with Raise and YWCA NSW and Australian Youth Mentoring Network staged a Guinness World Record attempt at the biggest 3 legged race. Read more

Inspiring speaker at JewishCare

March 12, 2014 by  

More than forty people have attended a talk by Richard Bernstein, who is totally blind,  at JewishCare. Read more

Psychiatrist joins JewishCare

February 27, 2014 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare now offers the services of a psychiatrist working out of its Saber Street, Woollahra offices.  Read more

More help for Holocaust survivors

February 16, 2014 by  

Changes to Claims Conference eligibility guidelines will allow Sydney’s JewishCare to substantially increase the number of home support packages that enables Survivors to remain living in their own homes. Read more

Hard to find a home

February 11, 2014 by  

In response to an invitation issued by the NSW Parliament, Sydney’s JewishCare has made a submission into the Select Committee on Social, Public and Affordable HousingRead more

Working with government

January 22, 2014 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare’s Mental Health team is involved in a major government initiative which aims to improve the overall health of all Australians. Read more

Print 35’s very special staff members rewarded for effort

November 15, 2013 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare has held a graduation ceremony for its Print35 Design Studio staff members who have earned special certificates. Read more

JewishCare co-operating on Mental Health

March 1, 2013 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare has hosted a Mental Health – Meet your Neighbour meeting. Read more

Turnbull visits Fischl House

November 24, 2012 by  

Malcolm Turnbull , the Liberal Federal member for the Sydney electorate of Wentworth, has visited the new  home of JewishCare . Read more

White Ribbon Day at JewishCare

November 24, 2012 by  

Sydney’s JewishCare has hosted its 5th White Ribbon day heightening awareness of domestic violence. Read more

Sydney’s JewishCare HQ Officially Opened

October 14, 2012 by  

The gleaming new headquarters for Sydney’s JewishCare have been officially opened. Read more

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