Thursday, April 25, 2013
Jewish Survivors' Network Formed back in the 1980s
Back in the 1980s, there were a few self-help group was formed for Jewish survivors of child sexual abuse, primarily made up of incest survivors. The organizations also offered a monthly newsletter. If you have any more information about these groups please forward it to Vicki Polin. The organization shut down many years ago, yet it deserves a place in our history books.
Jewish Survivors Network: A Network for Jewish Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse
P.O. Box 1566
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Jewish Adult Survivor's of Childhood Abuse Newsletter
P.O. Box 15242
Fremont, CA 94539
A newsletter focusing on issues specific to Jewish survivors.
V.O.I.C.E.S. in Action, Inc. (Victims of Incest Can Emerge Survivors)
P.O. Box 1488309
Chicago, IL 60614
Was an international non-profit organization which provides information, referrals and resource. The group had a special interest group for Jewish Survivors of incest and childhood sexual abuse, which operated as a pen pal group; and for many years was ran by Vicki POlin
Posted by The Awareness Center, Inc. at 4/25/2013 06:03:00 PM
Labels: History of the anti-rape movement, Jewish Survivors Network: A Network for Jewish Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse