National Eshel Programming

LGBTQ Retreat

Eshel’s Annual National LGBTQ Retreat is the event that started it all. Located on the East Coast, this retreat draws people from around the country and around the world for a shabbat of community, learning, and celebration.

Parent Retreat

Eshel’s Annual National Parent Retreat, located on the East Coast, brings Orthodox parents of LGBTQ children from around the country together for a shabbat of community, learning, and support.

Parent Groups

Eshel runs a monthly call-in Parent Chaburah Group to offer support to the Orthodox parents of LGBTQ children. Contact to join the next call.

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Upcoming Events

Tue 27

St. Louis Parents Meetup

August 27 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 28

Phone-In LGBTQ+ Support Group

August 28 at 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sep 03

New York City Meetup

September 3 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sep 04

Philadelphia Meet Up

September 4 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sep 04

Baltimore/D.C. Meet Up for LGBTQ+ and Parents

September 4 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm