Community Organisations

Board Of Deputies of British Jews
tel: 020 7543 5400
fax: 020 7543 0010
e-mail: [email protected]


The Board of Deputies exists to promote and defend the religious rights and civil liberties of British Jewry.  As the community’s demofratically elected cross-communal organisation, the Board engages with government, media and wider society, providing a unique means through which all British Jews can be heard and represented.

Community First
Researching, consulting & planning for the future of the Jewish Community

tel:  0161 720 8721

Community Security Trust (CST)
24 hour Emergency Response
freephone: 0800 980 0668
Office, tel: 0161 792 6666
fax: 0161 705 7097

e-mail:  [email protected]


Call CST to report any antisemitic incidents or suspicious behaviour

Emergency First-Aid Service (Broughton Park and Immediate Vicinity Only)
tel: 0161 795 2727

Hebrew Visitation Board for Greater Manchester
Convenor:  Rabbi Y Brodie BA (Hons)
tel: 0161 740 9711

Jewish Community Information
(administered by Board of Deputies)

Hours: Mon-Thurs 10.30am-4.30pm

Friday 10am-1pm

General enquiries – tel: 020 7543 5421/2
Database admin, 020 7543 5413
fax: 020 7543 0010
e-mail: [email protected]

British Jewish Community’s activities and resources database.

Jewish Representative Council of Greater Manchester & Region
(incorporating the Manchester Trades Advisory Council)

tel/fax: 0161 720 8721
email:[email protected]


MBD Shechita Services Ltd
tel: 0161 740 9711
fax: 0161 721 4249
email: [email protected]

Manchester & District Council of Synagogues
tel: 0161 832 8721 or 0161 792 2275 9am to 12.30pm Sunday to Friday

email: [email protected]

The Council fosters good relations between synagogues and co-ordinates efforts to strengthen the religious life of the community.

New Leadership is the Council’s initiative to produce a new generation of leaders for Manchester Jewry.  Anyone from 16 to 40 something is welcome to get involved.

email: [email protected]

Facebook: New Leadership