The Jewish Family Life Institute: Implementing Priorities in the Jewish Community Center


Publication Date: June 1975

Publisher: Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): Gerald Friedman

Research Area: Social conditions

Keywords: Jewish Organizations; Community Centers; Organizational Development

Type: Report

Coverage: New Jersey


The author discusses the efforts by his agency (the YM-YWHA of Metropolitan New Jersey) to re-evaluate its programming in light of two priorities: (1) preservation of Jewish community life and (2) maintenance of the integrity of the nuclear family. The author discusses staff and community roles in implementing the changes.