Cases and Articles: JCCA
New York

JCCA, the Jewish Child Care Association of NY, works with the neediest and most vulnerable children and families. JCCA sponsors 37 programs, including foster care, mental health services, education programs, as well as special services for children who are vicitms of sexual abuse.

Cases

Jane Doe v Jewish Child Care Association of New York

"Defendant JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK was negligent in that it negligently employed and retained agents, servants, employees and/or foster parents, including but not limited to, Edward Levine, who sexually abused minors, including, but not limited to the Plaintiff and gave him access to children. In addition to being abused by Defendants' employees, foster parents and/or agents, this lawsuit arises out of Plaintiff's significant damages from that sexual abuse."

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Jane Doe 18283 v Jewish Child Care Association of New York

"Defendant JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK breached its duty and standard of care to Plaintiff by failing to reasonably implement policies and procedures to prevent placing a minor into a foster home and/or boarding home in order to prevent child sex abuse. Defendant JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK breached its duty and standed of care to Plaintiff by failing to reasonably implement policies and procedured to prevent placing a minor with a foster parent who commits child sex abuse."

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David Case v Jewish Child Care Association

"That including and between 1949, and 1954, when the acts complained-of herein occurred, upon information and belief, the defendant JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION failed to adequately interview, assess, inspect or otherwise check on the welfare of the plaintiff DAVID CASE to ensure he was not being harmed, sexually abused, assaulted, battered or otherwise mistreated while in the foster home into which they had placed the plaintiff DAVID CASE."

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"Jane Doe" v Jewish Child Care Association of New York

"Plaintiff, 'JANE DOE' alleges that she was repeatedly abused by an agent, servant and/or employee of the Jewish Child Care Association of New York, Inc. (hereinafter 'JCCA'). JCCA's purported mission is to provide quality child welfare and mental health services to New York's neediest and most vulnerable children and families to ensure that their safety, permanency and well-being leads to a life of stability and promise."

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Walter Mazuryk v Jewish Child Care Association et al

"This is a case of plaintiff WALTER MAZUREK who was sexually assaulted and/or sexually abused as a child by school counselor, teacher, and/or instructor Michael Illner (hereinafter '.'Illner''), an agent, servant, and/or employee of the JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK, JCCA EDENWALD, INC., and BOARD OF EDUCATION OF MOUNT PLEASANT COTTAGE SCHOOL UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT."

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Renay Smith v Pleasantville Cottage School and Jewish Child Care Associates

"Defendants were put on notice of Paul Davis improper and inappropriate actions toward minors. PLEASANTVILLE COTTAGE SCHOOL and JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK was negligent in failing to properly supervise their employees including their employee by the name of Paul Davis. At all relevant times, PLEASANTVILLE COTTAGE SCHOOL and JEWISH CHILD CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK was willful, wanton, malicious, reckless and/or outrageous in their disregard for the rights and safety of plaintiff."

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