Uprooted: A Jewish Response to Fertility Journeys:

Secondary Infertility Online Group

Next Event: June 9, 2020 Free 0
online join
(Photo: siloto/iStock)
(Photo: siloto/iStock)

If you are struggling with secondary infertility and identify as Jewish, there is a community here to support you. Join The ROOTS.

The ROOTS is a monthly online experiential learning group for those confronting a family-building challenge. During a family-building journey, one can feel uprooted from one’s self, one’s community, one’s vision for the future and one’s body. Often, those struggling to grow their families feel isolated from the Jewish community both socially and spiritually.

The secondary infertility group will meet at 8 p.m. on:

  • Thursday, April 23
  • Thursday, May 7
  • Tuesday, June 9
  • Wednesday, June 24

Why participate in The ROOTS?

Small groups often provide healing and connecting opportunities different than individual friends or family. Through The ROOTS, participants will reflect on their family-building experience, find Jewish spiritual healing and connect with others going through a fertility journey over monthly online meetings.

The hope is that participants build long-lasting connections with peers and mentors that will offer valuable sources of support during their family-building journey.

Who leads The ROOTS?

A spiritual advisor will guide participants through experiential learning that aims to ease the pain people feel when moving through Jewish and secular holidays without the children they so deeply desire.

Who can participate in The ROOTS?

All persons—Jews, Jewishly curious persons and Jewishly-connected partners—are welcome at ROOTS programs.

+ More... - Less...


Fact Sheet
Thursday, April 23, 2020, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
* Registration closes on June 23rd at 7:00 pm

Thursday, May 7, 2020, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

More From...

More In...