NEW YORK, NY, July 1, 2013 -- Shalom Task Force, an organization which promotes peaceful family relationships, today named Dr. Alan Singer, an experienced non-profit administrator, as its executive director.Read more
S.H.A.L.O.M. Workshop once again offered its annual summer three-day intensive presenter training program, titled “When Two Become One. . . You Can Make a Difference,” July 8-10 at Congregation Shaaray Tefila in Lawrence.
At SHALOM Workshop, we have been fortunate to service well over one thousand engaged, newlywed and established couples. While participants are effusive in their thanks during the workshop; often, the couples are so busy with wedding preparations or everyday hustle-and-bustle, that they don't have an opportunity to follow-up. We always welcome letters like these...Read more
The training program is open to mental health professionals, Chosson/Kallah teachers, Rabbis and Rebbetzins, Kiruv workers, teachers and all those who work with couples and want to teach effective tools to enhance self awareness and help build a happy, healthy and successful marriage.
In discussing the occurrence of domestic violence, we must first understand what is meant by the terms "domestic violence" or "domestic abuse.” Most of us still have the image of an abused woman as bloodied and battered, a victim of physical violence; this is a misperception.
For the past six years, Shalom Task Force’s groundbreaking work in creating healthy relationships and preventing domestic abuse has been brought to yeshivas throughout the metropolitan area, in a program for bochurim called Panim el Panim.Read more
Sarah's Voice is a legal aid service that provides a multi-disciplinary approach to addressing domestic violence issues in the Orthodox community.Read more