HELPING FAMILIES IN BEREAVEMENT & GRIEF

24 hour HOTLINE 855.CSE.2121 (273)

When tragedy strikes

and a loved one is lost, life turns upside down.

Chesed Shel Emes (CSE) serves as a shoulder to lean on in times of darkness and loss. We offer step by step guidance to grieving families with empathy and compassion, arranging expeditious Jewish burials, and even picking up the tab when there’s no one to cover the cost.

When there’s law enforcement involved, CSE will serve as the liaison between the mourning families and the agencies involved. CSE will ensure that all Halachic traditions are followed and that every deceased person is treated with the utmost dignity and respect.

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The Final Honor

October. 6,2022

Reb Meir Hersh Berger of Chesed Shel Emes shares incredible stories of hashgachah In days of old, a meis mitzvah often meant finding an abandoned body at the side of the road, which needed to be tended  to immediately, as a first priority. In fact, a kohen gadol, who may not

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Hundreds Attend Meis Mitzvah Funeral for Murder Victim Milton Storch

September. 1,2022

Over 250 members of the Orthodox Jewish community of Far Rockaway and the 5 Towns attended the Wednesday afternoon levayah of Milton Storch, 59, who was tragically murdered on Shabbos. Mr. Storch was sitting outside of a grocery store in his walker on Beach 20 Street in Far Rockaway, when

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‘Emergency Services and Recovery’ vehicle unveiled to serve Spring Valley community

April. 7,2022

  Local officials and law enforcement agencies joined Chesed Shel Emes, or "CSE,” to unveil a new "Emergency Services and Recovery" vehicle Thursday in Spring Valley. The nonprofit, all-volunteer organization said it will use the truck to ensure Jewish laws, customs and traditions are followed after a sudden, tragic death.

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