Upcoming Event

Descendants of Holocaust Survivors:


  • Mondays: February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 2023
    (6 consecutive weeks)
  • Zoom Video Conferencing
  • 7 – 8:30 PM
  • Open to 12 participants

The Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre and Jewish Family Services of Greater Vancouver are pleased to announce a six-week Zoom-based workshop, providing a focused and creative opportunity for descendants to explore their identities in writing.

This program aims to:

  • Grow community, connection and outreach
  • Provide a supportive and therapeutic space using mindfulness and somatic approaches
  • Discuss and share conversation and writing related to being a descendant
  • Honour, remember and reflect
  • Dialogue and express creatively in a supportive environment

Cost per participant $180.00 (subsidy available)

To register, please contact Josephine Enobong at counsellingintake@jfsvancouver.ca

Any questions? Please contact Abby Wener Herlin at abbyherlin@vhec.org

Facilitated by Dr. Abby Wener Herlin and Claire Sicherman, members of the third generation.