Mikvah questions, Parenting, Infertility, Health Issues, Abuse, Unplanned Pregnancies, and More. Find Support Here.
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The following is a list of tremendous resources. Please call them as often as you like.
Women-to-Women Niddah Hotline
Women trained by Nishmat, The Jeanie Schottenstein Center for Advanced Torah Study for Women, to be a resource for questions of Jewish law (Halacha) in the areas of Taharat Hamishpacha and women’s health. Yoatzot Halacha complete a rigorous two-year course of halachic and medical study and are certified by a panel of Orthodox rabbis. http://www.yoatzot.org
US/Canada Toll-Free Israel:
The world-renowned PUAH Institute, under the guidance of Rabbi Menachem Burstein, provides counseling, referrals and support, free-of-charge, to all those seeking professional help in their journey of fertility. Their discreet and caring counselors possess a unique synthesis of pastoral wisdom and specialized training in modern reproductive medicine. Professional Puah supervisors certify the genetic integrity of fertility treatments worldwide.
A TIME provides information, resources, and assistance at every step of the road to parenthood.
They also have resources to help with adoption.
Created to give emotional and wellness support to women undergoing fertility treatments in Israel.
Women’s Health and Fertility
Tahareinu Woman-to-Woman Hotline
Empowering Women with direct access to the most up to date medical information
in all areas of obstetric/gynecological health and fertility at every stage of life.
Prolonged bleeding? Recurrent miscarriages? Intimacy dysfunction? Give them a call.
Australia 03-8518-4131 | Belgium 03-808-4482 | Israel 0722-242424 | London 0203-150-1536 | Manchester 0161-381-0010 | Switzerland 022-518-2813 | US/Canada 855-482-4272
Pregnancy Loss Support
A-time Package: Esther Meuller +1 (914) 419-2307
Knafayim: Rochel Leah Grossman +1 (917) 691-5470
Nechama’s Comfort: Reva Judas +1 (201) 724-4093
Menuchas Hanefesh: Allana Garbman
In Shifra’s Arms is an organization which offers support to Jewish mothers with unplanned pregnancies.
Pregnant and Need Support? Text the counselor on call: 646-
Support for Women during pregnancy and birth during times of distress.
EFRAT aims to enable women to have a positive impact on their own lives and break out of the cycle of distress by offering opportunities to access vocational training and achieve financial independence. 718-697-7022
Mikvah Attendant Training
Educating, empowering and advocating for the needs and challenges of couples today by training community leaders such as mikveh attendants, health professionals, hatan and kallah teachers, rabbis and rabbi’s wives, teaching and inspiring women who immerse and the community-at-large and creating choices for women to define their own experience.
In Israel: www.mikve.net
Mental Health Resource List
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
18002738255 (Available 24 hours a day)
Supporting those in crisis on their journey back to normalcy through the pillars of kindness, support, sensitivity, understanding and respect.
Mental Health Support
Peer-led organization strengthening and empowering Jewish Women with Mental Health struggles.
Resrouces and support groups for those affected by mental illness
Provides access to resources for those with Mental Illness via extensive referral service.
Comprehensive, integrated service for women suffering from Post partum Depression, PMS, PDD.
YUConnects provides a comprehensive list of Dating and Matchmaking resources.
Divorce and Abuse
Divorce Support and Aguna Advocacy
Advocates for agunot, early intervention in divorce process, emotional support.
Shalom Task Force
Provides education and support for those affected by domestic abuse.
Support for Children and Families
Friendship Circle creates friendship in the lives of individuals with special needs and those facing isolation while providing an opportunity to become a contributing member of the community. Through our programming, Friendship Circle aims to promote an inclusive community that values all individuals regardless of the challenges they face.
www.friendshipcircle.com – 718.713.3062