Registration is open for the Jewish Alcoholics, Chemically dependent persons and Significant others free sober Taglit Birthright trip to Israel set for December 14 to 24. It will leave from New York.
The trip is for those 18- to 26-years-old in recovery or affected by an addiction.
The itinerary includes a visit to seven cities in 10 days. The experience allows young people to make new friendships while exploring recovery and spirituality in Israel. Activities include camel rides, hiking up Masada, floating in the Dead Sea, rafting down the Jordan River, and ATV-ing in the North. There will also be visits at treatment centers including the Jerusalem Sober House and Villa Phoenix, in-house 12 step meetings, and guest speakers.
Go to www.israelfreespirit.com to complete online pre-registration and call the JACS office at (212) 632-4727. For questions, email JACS’ program director, Sharon Darack, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (212) 632-4727.