October 18, 2013

RCA Lauds Courage of Abuse Victim

The RCA expresses its pride and respect for the courage of the now 16-year-old victim of Yosef Kolko, the confessed perpetrator of sexual abuse who was […]
July 11, 2013

2013 Resolution: Preventing Sexual Abuse in our Community

Whereas the Orthodox community has experienced cases of sexual abuse committed by rabbis, counselors, leaders, and other Jewish professionals; and Whereas such abuse causes immeasurable harm […]
June 12, 2013

RCA Issues Clarification of Its Position on Abuse

The RCA remains steadfast in combating and condemning all forms of abuse. We are encouraged by the process that led to the guilty plea of Yosef […]
June 6, 2013

Statement from the Orthodox Union and RCA

The Orthodox Union and the Rabbinical Council of America reaffirm that any individual with firsthand knowledge or reasonable basis to suspect child abuse or endangerment, or […]