Community Programs & Resources
Our programs on domestic violence, dating abuse and healthy relationships are designed for a variety of settings from large community wide events to small discussion groups. They are easily adaptable to your community, synagogue, or school; we are happy to help you plan how to best use them.
When the Vow Breaks includes a heart-rending short DVD featuring Jewish women telling personal stories of abuse as well as a discussion guide and public awareness materials.
When Push Comes to Shove …It’s No Longer Love features a short film with personal stories from young Jewish adults about dating abuse as well as a facilitator’s guide and public awareness materials.
Strong Girls and Good Guys Healthy Relationship programs offer an innovative series of conversations and exercises for teens about healthy relationships.
This brochure on domestic abuse is available for display at your organization. They provide information on getting help, recognizing red flags, and safety planning. They can be personalized with the contact information of any local domestic violence organization.
National and Chicagoland Needs Assessment: A Portrait of Domestic Abuse in the Jewish Community (2004)
For a fuller understanding of the needs of our community, read a summary of the report online.