About Chayim Aruchim
The Center for Culturally Sensitive Health Advocacy and Counseling was established by Agudath Israel of America to help our community make health care decisions according to halacha. With a team of halachic authorities, legal experts, medical, patient and pastoral care professionals and high-level government policy advocates, Chayim Aruchim endeavors to serve as a vital resource in championing, promoting and ensuring the implementation of preferences of Torah observant patients’ care decisions in compliance with halacha.
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4006 18th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11218
Center for Culturally Sensitive Health Advocacy and Counseling
With the murder of Alta Fixsler etched irrevocably in our collective memories, Chayim Aruchim’s Thursday…
bisraelDecember 3, 2021
Chayim Aruchim Board members drafting legislation with Assemblyman Richard Gottfried, Chairman of the Health Committee. Left to right-Rabbi Shmuel Lefkowitz, Rabbi Gedaliah Weinberger and Mr. Rivie Schwebel.
Chayim Aruchim Board members drafting legislation with Assemblyman Richard Gottfried, Chairman of the Health Committee.…
ezkopsDecember 2, 2021
Bill signed into law, Patients entitled to be offered treatment according to Halacha Governor Andrew…
bisraelNovember 22, 2021