Our Mission

The mission of the Institute for Applied Research & Community Collaboration (ARCC)  is to improve the quality of life in the frum community through careful study of the health, emotional health, and social issues facing the community. ARCC accomplishes this critical mission through turning knowledge into actionable insight and improved decision making. We do this in collaboration with community organizations and leadership with a deep respect for the community’s values.


...Moves us from “Shabbos table” speculation to reliable and researched knowledge

...Helps organizations deepen their knowledge, measure their success, and be more effective

...Translates research findings into practical solutions

...Works with and is trusted by rabbanim, clinicians, and leaders across the spectrum of the frum world

...Is powered by a world-class team with a range of clinical, communal, data, and professional expertise