Rabbi Dr. Dovid Fox, director of Project Chai, the crisis intervention, trauma and bereavement department of Chai Lifeline, offers practical suggestions and words of chizuk for parents, educators and community leaders on dealing with the shooting in Jersey City. People can call to hear a recording. Dial-in number: (605) 313-4101 Access code: 730435 Reference number 3.
For Yiddish speakers, a Yiddish chizuk recording is available from Rabbi Meir Chaim Fried, Project Chai team member. Dial-in number: (605) 313-5112 Access code: 429088 Reference number 2.
Violence, under any circumstance, is a painful and troubling event to face.
The image of masked shooters, heavily armed, students locked down in a yeshiva, the sound of live ammunition being fired, are circling around us as we try to listen to the news on the street, and we try not to listen to it….read full story