Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi Visits JCCA

Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi Visits JCCA

Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi visited JCCA this summer, to learn more about the ways he can support JCCA and governmental efforts to stop child sexual abuse and commercial sexual exploitation. Although it was AM Hevesi’s first visit to JCCA’s Pleasantville Campus, he...
Edenwald Field Day

Edenwald Field Day

It’s 90 degrees in August and the campus is HOT. But it’s not just the humidity—residents and staff have gathered for an afternoon of fun—jumping in bounce houses, slipping down inflatable slides, competing in games and fitness drills. It’s Field Day at Edenwald, and...
Sharon Plotch, 2018 JCCA Maslow Award Winner

Sharon Plotch, 2018 JCCA Maslow Award Winner

Every year, JCCA’s Robert Maslow Awards for Excellence in Practice recognize employees who have gone above and beyond their duties in support of JCCA’s mission. For a glimpse into the passion and dedication that power JCCA’s life-saving work, read our interview series...
Maria Taveras, 2018 JCCA Maslow Award Winner

Maria Taveras, 2018 JCCA Maslow Award Winner

Every year, JCCA’s Robert Maslow Awards for Excellence in Practice recognize employees who have gone above and beyond their duties in support of JCCA’s mission. For a glimpse into the passion and dedication that power JCCA’s life-saving work, read our interview series...
Rhiannon Personick, 2018 JCCA Maslow Award Winner

Rhiannon Personick, 2018 JCCA Maslow Award Winner

Every year, JCCA’s Robert Maslow Awards for Excellence in Practice recognize employees who have gone above and beyond their duties in support of JCCA’s mission. For a glimpse into the passion and dedication that power JCCA’s life-saving work, read our interview series...
Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Father’s Day 2018

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Father’s Day 2018

Dear JCCA Colleagues: Many of you know that my daughter has two dads, so it is significant for me that Father’s Day falls in the middle of Pride Month. I am proud of all you do throughout the year to support our clients and colleagues who identify as lesbian,...
Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Mother’s Day 2018

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Mother’s Day 2018

Holiday celebrations, in general, bring the complex nature of family into stark relief. For those of us in child welfare, Mother’s Day embodies that complexity perhaps more than any other day. On the one hand, the nature of our work is defined by family disruptions,...
JCCA Hosts Inaugural CSEC Conference

JCCA Hosts Inaugural CSEC Conference

On April 20, 2018, we hosted a dynamic conference at UJA-Federation in New York City–Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC): Prevention, Protection and Clinical Practice.  We had more than 250 experts and professionals in attendance, including school...