Jewish Care gets words of wisdom

August 21, 2015 by  

The senior residents of Melbourne’s Jewish Care share their beliefs and wisdom by answering questions about self, money, being a good Jew and what words of advice they can share with young people…a J-Wire video report. Read more

Homelessness Prevention Week

August 7, 2015 by  

Homelessness Prevention Week is an annual event that reminds us all that there are people currently homeless or at risk of homelessness. But what do we really understand about the issue of homelessness, especially how it is experienced by the Victorian Jewish community? Read more

Cents and Senses

July 23, 2015 by  

Jewish Care Victoria has launched its first digital crowdfunding campaign, ‘Cents for Senses’  to raise funds for vital equipment to be used in the adult and children’s sensory rooms located in the new Disability Respite Centre in Caulfield. Read more

AFL kicks community goals

June 19, 2015 by  

Residents of The Manders Villas, Melbourne’s Jewish Care’s independent living units for people with disability, experienced a day at the football courtesy of the AFL and the Collingwood Football Club. Read more

A Bissel of Songs

June 16, 2015 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care asked residents to sing their favourite songs, in any language. What they heard was a wonderful collection of tunes in Yiddish, Russian and Hebrew. Read more

Jewish Care app

May 19, 2015 by  

A new mobile app launched by Melbourne’s Jewish Care aims to give users a quick and easy way to connect with the organisation while providing many useful features. Read more

Jewish Care’s annual appeal dinner evokes community spirit

May 19, 2015 by  

More than 400 supporters attended Melbourne’s Jewish Care’s 2015 Annual Appeal Dinner. Read more

An award for Masha

May 15, 2015 by  

Jewish Care volunteer Masha Zeleznikow has won an award The 2015 Victorian Minister for Health Volunteer Awards…a part of National Volunteer Week. Read more

A kiss is just a kiss

May 14, 2015 by  

Older members of Melbourne’s community reflect on their earlier romantic, or not so romantic, days…a Jewish Care video. Read more

Claims Conference visits Jewish Care

December 18, 2014 by  

Senior Policy Analyst for the Claims Conference in New York, Dr Madeleine Tress has visited Melbourne meeting with Holocaust survivors and key community members. Read more

Seeking the abused

November 27, 2013 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care has been made aware of sexual abuse incidents involving children in residential care in the 1960s. Read more

Friends of Montefiore celebrate 30 years

June 7, 2013 by  

The Friends of Montefiore Annual Brunch has celebrated its 30th year. Read more

A special art exhibition

March 1, 2013 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care has launched an exhibition of artwork by adults living with a mental health condition to raise awareness and support participants in their journey to recovery. Read more

165 Years of Care

February 21, 2013 by  

Victorian Premier and Minister for the Arts Ted Baillieu has formally recognised and congratulated Jewish Care Victoria on its pivotal role in the community. Read more

Developing our Youth

December 13, 2012 by  

For ten years Jewish Care’s innovative Young Achievers Program (YAP) has helped our youth to develop life skills, improve self-confidence and reach higher. Read more

Jewish Care Victoria’s AGM

November 29, 2011 by  

Over 100 people heard a positive organisational overview of the milestones and achievements of the past financial year and the future directions, outlined in the strategic plan 2011 Towards Tomorrow, delivered by the President, Bruce Rosengarten and the Chief Executive Officer, Bill Appleby at Jewish Care Victoria’s AGM. Read more

Every Australian Counts

August 10, 2011 by  

This month, staff at Jewish Care joined over 50,000 Australians supporting the ‘Every Australian Counts’ campaign for a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) by sharing in a ‘DisabiliTea’ morning tea. Read more

Rabbis Graduate with Pastoral Professionalism

July 21, 2011 by  

Five Melbourne’s Orthodox Rabbis have graduated from a Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) training course, the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. Read more

Top marks for Gary Smorgon House

March 18, 2010 by  

Melbourne’s Jewish Care is pleased to announce that the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency (ACSAA), the government’s independent accreditation agency, recommended to award a perfect score of 44/44 in its first audit of Jewish Care’s Gary Smorgon House. Read more

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