Frequently Asked Questions

A. ALEH’s operating budget for all four rehabilitative and residential centers is about $55 million. The Israeli government provides approximately 85% of that sum, while the rest is fundraised by ALEH through private contributions.

This amount does not include capital development projects, which receive 50% funding from the government.

A. ALEH is Israel’s most comprehensive organization caring for children with multiple severe disabilities, whose complex physical and cognitive complications require support for all basic functions.  The organization’s network currently provides full-day frameworks for over 750 children and young adults. Similar organizations refer their most complex cases to ALEH.

In addition, ALEH is unique in that it meets all of its children’s needs: residential, supportive, educational, therapeutic, rehabilitative, and social activities within a medically safe environment – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

ALEH’s programs provide children and their families a framework for life – from infancy through adulthood, including hospice care. The framework includes Early Intervention, Kindergarten, Special education schooling, Vocational programming and Assisted-Living Homes for adults.