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ALEH rehabilitation hospital in Negev to reduce health, welfare gap in South

ALEH rehabilitation hospital in Negev to reduce health, welfare gap in South

Jerusalem Post / Udy Siegel-Itzkovich Now that all the authorities concede that the periphery has been neglected and has inadequate medical and social-welfare facilities, a promising development in the Negev is the scheduled opening in two years of ALEH’s neuro-orthopedic rehabilitation hospital [...]
At ALEH it is Chanukah Everyday

At ALEH it is Chanukah Everyday

eJewish Philanthropy / Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman For the eight days of Chanukah Jews around the world celebrate God’s miracles. But at ALEH (Advancement and Rehabilitation of Children with Complex Disabilities), a network of rehabilitation centers and villages for disabled children and adults in Israe[...]
Be Selfish: Volunteer

Be Selfish: Volunteer

United with Israel / A Canadian pediatrician volunteered with ALEH, Israel’s foremost network of state-of-the-art facilities for children with severe complex disabilities. The experience significantly improved her own life as well. There’s no doubt that time is our greatest commodity. That’s why [...]
My Special Bar Mitzvah with the Children of ALEH

My Special Bar Mitzvah with the Children of ALEH

JVN ( Jewish Volunteering Network) In this edition of our blog, Caroline Cosgrove  writes about the volunteering she and her son James did for his Bar Mitzvah. Here is her story… In the lead up to the Bar Mitzvah of my son, James, in August 2016, he was considering what he could do to mark th[...]
Champion of special needs populations in Israel to share his story in Las Vegas

Champion of special needs populations in Israel to share his story in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Sun / Ricardo Torres-Cortez When a doctor told Israel Defense Forces Maj. Gen. Doron Almog and his wife that their baby boy’s mental development would be permanently stalled, he said they felt as if the sky had fallen on them. In 35 years of military service, Almog, a decorated war h[...]

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