Holocaust Related Web Sites

Azrieli Foundation Simon Wiesenthal Center Yad Vashem Holocaust Education Foundation Women and the Holocaust Holocaust Education through Art The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Origin of The Paperclip Campaign Museum of Tolerance Online Learning Center Getting Involved: Cape Breton teachers go to Israel to learn how to teach the Holocaust in schools Philip Riteman Interview […]

Classroom Resources

School Visits: Throughout the Atlantic Provinces there are many gifted speakers who are able to speak on matters related to the Holocaust. These include Holocaust survivors, teachers, professors, and young students who have been to Poland on March of the Living. To book a speaker in your area, please contact Edna LeVine (send an e-mail). Films: The […]

Azrieli Foundation

The Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program was established by the Azrieli Foundation in 2005 to collect, preserve and share the memoirs and diaries written by survivors of the twentieth-century Nazi genocide of the Jews of Europe who later made their way to Canada. The program is guided by the conviction that each survivor of the Holocaust […]

Holocaust Education Week 2011

Holocaust Education Week has existed in Halifax since November 2004. It consists of a week-long series of educational events relating to the Holocaust, coinciding with Dignity Day, the community-wide Kristallnacht Memorial (Nov.9). The events of the week are geared towards university students, school-aged children, and members of the community at large. Events in the past […]

Yom Hashoah

Each year on Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day), communities throughout Atlantic Canada commemorate this day. For more information about the ceremony in your area, please contact either one of the Committee Heads listed below or Edna LeVine (send an e-mail), program coordinator for Atlantic Canada at (902) 422-7491 ext. 226. Halifax, NS: Edna LeVine (send an e-mail) […]

Discover the Atlantic Provinces

We invite you to discover the distinctive cultures, the spectacular coastlines, and the friendly communities of the Atlantic Provinces. Below you’ll find links for employment, tourism, synagogues, and newspapers. For more information on the Jewish communities in Atlantic Canada, please visit our AROUND THE REGION page by clicking here. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Jobs & Career Information JobJunction […]

Strategic Goals of Jewish Immigration

The Atlantic Jewish Council wishes to ensure that potential Jewish immigrants are familiar with the high quality of family life in Atlantic Canada and in particular with the Jewish support services. One of the tools the Council is using to make potential Jewish immigrants aware of Atlantic Canada is its website. In addition, the Council will […]

Immigration Committees

Immigrating to Canada? The Sun Rises in the East The Atlantic Jewish Council is committed to enhancing the viability of Jewish life in Atlantic Canada, and wishes to recruit Jewish immigrants who would like to establish themselves in the region and participate in Jewish community life. Immigration committees have been established in Halifax (e-mail Edna LeVine), Fredericton […]