The Awareness Center closed. We operated from April 30, 1999 - April 30, 2014. This site is being provided for educational & historical purposes.
We were the international Jewish Coalition Against Sexual Abuse/Assault (JCASA); and were dedicated to ending sexual violence in Jewish communities globally. We did our best to operate as the make a wish foundation for Jewish survivors of sex crimes. In the past we offered a clearinghouse of information, resources, support and advocacy.
Eliana Gil has been involved in the anti-rape movement since 1973 as a psychotherapist. Dr Gil is a highly respected, internationally renowned speaker, author and clinician. Her books include: "Outgrowing the Pain: A book for and about adults abused as children", "Outgrowing the Pain Together: A book for Spouses and Partners of Adults Abused As Children" and "The Healing Power of Play".