Rabbi Shalom Hammer is a lecturer for the Israel Defence Forces/TZAHAL and an educator in the Netiv conversion course of the IDF.
Rabbi Hammer is a certified instructor for MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) as well as a presenter and advocate for mental health awareness and suicide prevention.
He is the founder and director of Makom Meshutaf, an organization which offers non-denominational and non-coercive Jewish educational programming throughout Israel’s Pre Military Academies and Kibbutzim.
He has authored five books, and serves as a lecturer for communities worldwide.
Through his informative and inspirational presentations and programs, Rabbi Hammer breaks stigmas by applying practical considerations, revealing empathy, and conveying messages of optimism.
Rabbi Hammer addressing communities around the world, in Israel and the IDF on a wide array of topics.
Rabbi Hammer is a brilliant Torah scholar lecturer, author and teacher. His skills have gained for him an international reputation
— Rabbi Berel Wein