Temicha is a support group for Orthodox Jewish parents of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals run by Jewish Queer Youth. They provide a moderated discussion listserv.
Temicha is intended to assist Orthodox Jewish parents of gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender individuals. Temicha provides comfort and support to parents by providing a venue for parents to communicate with one another anonymously. Temicha also provides parents with information about developments in the Orthodox community related to sexual identity issues. Temicha is designed to help parents through the challenging process of coming to terms with their child’s sexual identity.