TONIGHT: Groundbreaking Event in Lakewood to Battle Abuse Head-On


Tonight, Sunday, September 11th, at 8 p.m., at Lake Terrace Hall, an event that is a must for every mother, father, mechaneich and mechaneches will be held.

Do you know how to talk to your children about abuse?

Do you know the proper way to discuss this sensitive issue with them?

Are you equipped to keep your children safe in today’s world?

Abuse has been a tragic and unwelcome presence in the frum community. Tonight’s event will teach parents the critical skills they need to address this sensitive topic and protect their children al pi derech Torah.

This is the first time this important message is being brought to the Lakewood community, and it is a must for ever parent to attend. This event is geared to both men and women; there will be separate seating.

The program will aim to teach attendees how to protect youth from abuse, predation and danger, and how to educate children about proper boundaries in a Torah-true fashion. Free educational material will be provided.

Divrei brachah will be delivered by Rav Aryeh Malkiel Kotler, rosh yeshiva of Bais Medrash Govoah. Divrei pesichah will be delivered by Rav Elya Brudny, rosh yeshiva of Mirrer Yeshiva in Brooklyn.

Presentations will be made by professionals Rabbi Zev Brown and Dr. Akiva Pearlman.

This event is being brought to Lakewood by Chemed, LCSC and Amudim and is being sponsored by Eastern Union, Gourmet Glatt and the Lightstone Group.