Transforming the Way The Jewish Community Responds to
MENTAL HEALTH & SUBSTANCE ABUSE
INTRODUCING THE BLUE DOVE FOUNDATION
In the Jewish community, discussions about mental illness and substance abuse tend to be rare — if not verboten. As a result, many individuals and their families suffer in private and lack the information necessary to address their issues. The Blue Dove Foundation is working toward advancing these conversations, eradicating the shame and educating the community.
“WHOEVER SAVES A LIFE, SAVES THE WORLD”
Source: Teachings of the Talmud
EDUCATION, AWARENESS & OUTREACH
Raising awareness through outreach is the first step in educating people about health issues like mental illness and addiction. We offer a variety of resources for groups and individuals:
Our Upcoming Events
Treating the Whole Person: Faith and Mental Health Professionals Partner to Address Mental Illness
In addressing faith and mental health, it is important that services to individuals with mental illness and their caregivers align with the training and skills held by faith leaders as well as mental health professionals.
Aug 25, 2020
12:00 PM EST
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