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Resource library


Watch Federation's recent webinars on our YouTube channel.

Trying Times for Tantrums

In a time when parenting can feel especially challenging, learn some strategies from psychologist Dr. Rebecca Schrag Hershberg, a specialist in early childhood social-emotional development and mental health.

United Hatzalah and COVID-19 Response in Israel

Learn how United Hatzalah's ambucycle program is positively impacting medical emergency response in Israel and in our partnership region of Afula-Gilboa during the COVID-19 crisis -- and how Upper Fairfield County is helping.

COVID-19 & Life in Afula-Gilboa
Learn how the coronavirus crisis is affecting life in our Israeli partnership region of Afula-Gilboa from a panel of community leaders, including a physician, a school principal, a community-center director, and representatives from our partnership office.

COVID-19 & Social Services in Our Local Jewish Community

A conversation with Andrew Banoff, CEO & President of Jewish Senior Services, and Matt Greenberg, CEO of Schoke Jewish Family Service of Fairfield County

COVID-19: Insights from an Expert

with Dr. Harvey Risch, a member of our Upper Fairfield County Jewish community,  and rofessor of Epidemiology in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at the Yale School of Public Health and Yale School of Medicine

Schoke Jewish Family Service:

“Speaking to Your Children About the Coronavirus”



A gift from the Maaleh School of Film and Television in Jerusalem!

Short films in Hebrew with English subtitles



Children's-TV star Shmelky the Jewish Puppet comes to the realization that he wants to make a change and become a serious, respected theater actor. After his dream doesn't go as planned, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery. 


Stand Up

Dudi is studying in a yeshiva to be a schoolteacher but his wife doesn't know that he really spends most of his time trying to be a stand-up comic. When his friends from yeshiva find out and Dudi loses his best friend, he's afraid that his wife will finally discover the truth.


The Orthodox Way 

Eli, who is single, goes on a blind date to please his aunt. But everything that could possibly go wrong does, and Eli and his date spend a bizarre evening together driving around.


Getting Serious

A Jerusalem romantic comedy about a moderately Orthodox young man who, when he meets the girl of his dreams, pretends to be more religious than he is in order to impress her. 


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