Other Family Programs
In addition to the Family Support Group, Aleph offers help for the families during and after incarceration.

  • Chanukah Gelt Program:  This is one of our Holiday Programs/In-Prison Programs. This program allows children to receive 'Chanukah Gelt' and toys from their incarcerated parent during Chanukah.

  • Emergency Funds/Holiday Financial Assistance: With the help of the Jewish Family Assistance Fund, families receive a stipend to help them with holiday-related expenses.

  • Clothing Assistance: Through the assistance of the National Council of Jewish Women, this program caters to the needs of both adults and children.

  • Rabbinical Counseling: Receive rabbinical counseling by one of our trained rabbis. 

  • Health Services: Squirrel Hill Health Center is a community health provider. In collaboration with the Aleph Institute,  SHHC provides medical services for those in need. This program has benefited many.

  • Dependency Treatment Programs: In collaboration with Gateway Rehab, excellent services are available to our clients and their families. Gateway Rehab is the largest substance abuse and addiction recovery network serving the greater Pittsburgh region. 

  • Al-Anon Meetings: Meetings are held at Aleph Institute on Wednesdays at 7:30 PM. For more information about Al-Anon, please visit 

  • Jewish Alcoholics, Chemically-Dependent Persons, and Significant Others (JACS) Meetings: Meetings are held at Aleph Institute bi-monthly on Sundays at 7:00 PM. For more information about JACS, please visit  www.jacsweb.com
If you or someone you know may benefit from any of our programs, please contact the office at:
receptionist@alephne.org or 412-421-0111 Ext. 100.