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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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’.
ECAJ Leader Urges Community To Identify As Jews
01 August 2016
Australia’s elected national Jewish roof body is...
Twelfth Annual Jewish and Catholic Friendship Dinner Celebrates Our Faith Identities
18 July 2016
The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) and the Ecumenical and Interfaith Commission (EIC) of the Archdiocese of the Catholic Church co-hosted the twelfth Jewish and Catholic Friendship Dinner on Sunday at...
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