The following relevant links are provided below for your convenience:
Shalom Task Force
Phone: (888) 883-2323
Information/referral, education and outreach.
Hotline providing information on rabbinic, legal and counseling service for anyone in the Jewish community in an abusive situation.
Jewish Women International
2000 M Street NW, Suite 720
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (800) 343-2823; (202) 857-1300
Fax: (202) 857-1380
|Resource center for information on domestic violence in the Jewish community. Resource Guide for Rabbis on Domestic Violence. JWI initiatives educate clergy and the Jewish community and help victims of abuse become self sufficient. National Needs Assessment on Deomestic Abuse in the Jewish Community. International Conference on Domestic Absue in the Jewish Community.
Bibliography of Resources on Sexual and Domestic Violence in the Jewish Community
Compiled by Marcia Cohn Spiegel
Extensive and continually updated listing.
Faith Trust Institute
2400 N. 45th Street #10
Seattle, WA 98103
Phone: (206) 634-1903
Fax: (206) 634-0115
Clearinghouse for information on domestic violence in the Jewish community, clergy abuse; community forums, rabbi training, videos on DV in the Jewish community including "To Save a Life" and "Broken Vows."
Association of Jewish Family and Children Services (AJFCA)
557 Cranbury Road, Suite 2
East Brunswick , NJ 08816-5419
Phone: (800) 634-7346
Fax: (732) 432-7127
AJFCA is the umbrella membership organizations throughout the United States and Canada. Jewish Family Services provide social and human services such as counseling, emergency assistance and crisis intervention to the Jewish community. AJFCA can refer you to local agencies.
1006 East 12th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Phone: (718) 258-8500
An information and referral service for all types of chesed organizations around the world. The resource section provides medical and social service information including listings of organizations providing crisis intervention and financial assistance. A community calendar and articles keep up to date on a variety of social issues.
National Center for Victims of Crime:
National Child Abuse Hotline:
(800) 4 - A - CHILD
National Hotline for Victims of Sexual Assault:
National Organization for Victim Assistance:
International Domestic Violence Crisis Line for abused American women in foreign countries:
866-USWOMEN [(866) 879-6636]
Jewish Resources by State
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Link to above the various State Coalitions Against Domestic Violence at ndvh.org.
National Hotlines & Direct Service, State Resources
Project S.A.R.A.H. is a domestic abuse project funded by the New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety – Stop the Violence Against Women Grants Program in conjunction with Passaic County Women’s Center, the Jewish Family Service division of the Jewish Federation of Greater Clifton/Passaic and the Association of Jewish Family Service Agencies of New Jersey.