Tag Archives: Jennifer Huppert

MEDIA RELEASE: Aleph Melbourne receives historic 20 year apology from Jewish Community Council of Victoria

On April 1 2019 the Jewish Community Council of Victoria delivered an historic 20-year apology to Aleph Melbourne for past injustices. Continue reading

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Sorry seems to be the hardest word | Australian Jewish News

Sorry seems to be the hardest word  March 7, 2019 OLD wounds were scratched at the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) plenum on Monday when it failed to formally apologise for denying affiliation to gay advocacy and support group … Continue reading

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Jewish Care Victoria and Jewish Community Council of Victoria: Standing against Conversion Therapy

  STANDING AGAINST CONVERSION THERAPY A unique piece of research from La Trobe University, in conjunction with the Human Rights Law Centre and Gay & Lesbian Health Victoria, has highlighted the impact and harms of LGBT conversion therapy. At its … Continue reading

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JCCV Statement on Same Sex Marriage Plebiscite Result

The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) is delighted that the same sex marriage plebiscite is now completed and that the people of Australia have shown that they are clearly in support of equality. We hope that Parliament moves quickly … Continue reading

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JCCV backs same sex marriage | AJN

The Jewish Community Council of Victoria has passed a motion in support of same-sex marriage. Continue reading

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JCCV Media Statement – Same Sex Civil Marriage

MEDIA RELEASE: Jewish Community Council of Victoria declares support for same-sex civil marriage. Continue reading

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JCCV working to improve inclusion and reduce mental health tragedies for our LGBTI community members

[Note: this Mental Health Forum was convened as an emergency response to the ABS Postal Survey on Same-Sex Marriage] JCCV working to improve inclusion and reduce mental health tragedies for our LGBTI community members   Last night, about 40 community … Continue reading

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JCCV Statement on Moshe Feiglin Visit

JCCV Statement on Moshe Feiglin Visit 12 October 2015 Jennifer Huppert, President of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) stated, “Moshe Feiglin has expressed extremist views in the past regarding women, sexual orientation and political issues which are inconsistent … Continue reading

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JCCV Plenum votes in favour of admitting Keshet as an affiliate

On Monday evening (Aug 3 2015) the Jewish Community Council of Victoria voted on the admission of Keshet Australia as an affiliate member.  The well-attended meeting, held at the Blake Street Hebrew Congregation, was orderly, efficient and respectful. Photos from … Continue reading

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Media Release – JCCV, Keshet and Social Inclusion | JCCV

[JCCV media release; DOC file] Major Milestones In Social Inclusion For The Jewish Community 04 August 2015 The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) Plenum on Monday night had a near record attendance of affiliate organisations, community leaders and interested … Continue reading

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