Dear Colleague,

We are proud and honored to invite you to the International Conference on “The Jewish Community Confronts Violence and Abuse”. The three-day conference, to be hosted by the Crisis Center for Religious Women, will take place on December 1-3, 2014, ט’-יא’ כסלו, התשע”ה, at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem. The conference will offer a social, halachic and educational focus on this epidemic problem facing Jewish communities worldwide.

The Crisis Center for Religious Women aims to present a comprehensive, varied, thought-provoking and informative program appropriate for a wide range of professional disciplines, as well as community leaders and concerned parents. We have made every effort to invite world renowned experts in the field to be keynote speakers.

Abstracts of no more than 250 words in English or Hebrew are invited for short oral presentations and posters. Abstracts should be submitted before August 31, 2014.

We look forward to welcoming you in Jerusalem.

Debbie Gross
Crisis Center for Religious Women