The Jewish community is reeling with heartbreak following the tragic news of Rabbi Dovid Traube’s drowning in Greenwood Lake yesterday.
In response to the numerous questions and concerns we have received, Project Chai, the crisis intervention, trauma and bereavement department of Chai Lifeline, will host a community-wide conference call tonight, Monday, August 19, at 9:30 p.m. ET. Rabbi Dr. Dovid Fox, Project Chai Director of Interventions and Community Education, will address various psychological, spiritual, parenting, and practical concerns regarding children and adults.
Matzav.com readers are invited to call in at (515) 604-9602; access code 660597.
Following the call, a playback recording will be available at (515) 604-9690; access code 660597; reference number 20#.
In addition, Project Chai has issued the following general guidelines for understanding and facing the range of reactions which are sadly common in the aftermath of tragedy, and for providing support and focused care to assist those who will turn to you at this time.
If you have any questions or concerns, contact the 24-hour crisis hotline at 855-3-CRISIS or email email@example.com.