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  • ECAJ and State Roof Bodies Unite in Support of 18C

    ECAJ and State Roof Bodies Unite in Support of 18C

    27 September 2016

    Plenary meetings of the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies and the Jewish Community Council of Victoria during the last week have unanimously passed identical resolutions in support of retaining the existing sections...

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  • President's Report

    President's Report

    26 September 2016

    1. Babi Yar Commemoration - A service to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the massacre at Babi Yar was held on 25 September 2016 at the Jewish Holocaust Centre.  Guests at the event,...

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  • Community Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Babi Yar

    Community Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Babi Yar

    26 September 2016

    At the Jewish Holocaust Centre on Sunday 25 September, the Victorian Jewish community commemorated the 75th anniversary of the massacre of Jews at Babi Yar, a ravine near Kiev, where 33,771 Jews were shot over a...

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  • 75 Years After Babi Yar – A Year of Commemoration

    75 Years After Babi Yar – A Year of Commemoration

    14 September 2016

    Over 110,000 people were murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators at Babi Yar near Kiev in the Ukraine in 1941.  The 75th anniversary of the worst of these massacres when 33,771 Jews were murdered...

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  • JCCV Reducing the Stigma

    JCCV Reducing the Stigma

    12 September 2016

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hosted the JCCV Mental Health Forum aiming to help open the discussion on mental health issues across the community.  Over 40 people attended the Forum at the Beth...

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  • Educating Spiritual Care Providers About the Jewish Community -  JCCV Jewish Immersion Day for Multifaith Spiritual Carers

    Educating Spiritual Care Providers About the Jewish Community - JCCV Jewish Immersion Day for Multifaith Spiritual Carers

    09 September 2016

    On Thursday, the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hosted the annual JCCV Spiritual Health Care Jewish Immersion Day.  It is aimed at creating better understanding of the Jewish...

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  • Response to the Book Launched by Dr Shimon Cowen

    Response to the Book Launched by Dr Shimon Cowen

    24 August 2016

    On Wednesday 24 August the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) issued a media release regarding Rabbi Shimon Cowen's new book entitled 'Homosexuality, Marriage and Society'.  The JCCV's public statement...

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  • Royal Commission Identifies What Makes Institutions Child Safe

    Royal Commission Identifies What Makes Institutions Child Safe

    19 August 2016

    The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has released a research report examining what elements make an institution ‘child safe’ using the opinions of a panel of Australian and...

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  • Community Organisations Learning to Keep Their Cool!

    Community Organisations Learning to Keep Their Cool!

    18 August 2016

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hosted a seminar for leaders and professional staff from Jewish community organisations on Thursday aiming to help them ‘Keep Their Cool’.

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  • President's Report

    President's Report

    01 August 2016

    Yom Ha’atzmaut Cocktail Reception
    The Yom Ha’atzmaut Cocktail Reception held at The Windsor on 8 June...

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