Important Announcement for recipients of compensation payments from Germany.
Registered recipients of German compensation can have their ‘Life Certificates’ endorsed officially at the Jewish Holocaust Centre on Thursday 30 July, between 2:00pm and 4:00pm.
The Child Survivor Group of the Holocaust (CSH) will be presenting a forum on 'Children Surviving Hurt'.
Guest Panellists: Dr Paul Valent (Psychiatrist, Traumatologist & Author), Richard Rozen OAM, Bernadette Gore & Floris Kalman.
Child survivors of the Holocaust are a unique group – the last eye witnesses of the Holocaust. Like children of other major traumas they have been the most traumatized and the most silenced and ignored group.
The Jewish Holocaust Centre will be screening the film Beatriz's War (A Guerra Da Beatriz) (2013) 98 mins.
Directed by Luigi Acquisto & Bety Reis.
East Timor’s award - winning first feature film, Beatriz’s War (A Guerra da Beatriz), is the haunting, passionate story of one woman’s conviction to remain true to the man she loves and the country for which she fought.
JHC Social Club guest speaker, Sam Tatarka, President of the Zionist Council of Victoria, will give a lecture on “BDS - Its impacts, real and imagined”.
Sam Tatarka is President of the Zionist Council of Victoria, roof body of 52 communal Jewish organisations that consider Israel and Zionism central to their activities. He was first elected to the honorary position of President in November 2010 at the Council’s Annual Assembly and reelected in November 2012 for a further two-year term.
Explore Melbourne survivor testimonies and artefacts through these three Digibooks created in partnership with ABC Splash.
The Jewish Holocaust Centre recently held a ceremony of recognition to mark the inordinate act of courage of Mrs Constance Koster, a 95-year-old Melbourne-based Dutch woman. Mrs Koster’s story is remarkable.
As a young girl serving in the Dutch underground, she smuggled many Jewish babies and children to safety during the Nazi occupation.