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Google paying for free smartphone for disabled

Special smartphone that is operated with head movements and gestures – now given free of charge to every Israeli who needs it.Gil Ronen, 1/17/2016, 4:58 PM

Fashion Photographer Empowering the Disabled

Rick Guidotti, formerly an award-winning former fashion photographer, now works to expose "the beauty in human diversity".Yoni Kempinski, 7/9/2015, 2:46 AM

'Israel Has Come a Long Way in Treating Disabled'

Beit Issie Shapiro holds International Conference on Disabilities.Yoni Kempinski, 7/8/2015, 5:15 AM

ALEH Negev Shows No Limit to What Disabled Can Do

ALEH Negev's rehabilitation hosts Congressional staffers and shows them how Israeli ingenuity can change how we care for its vulnerable.Gedalyah Reback, 4/1/2015, 7:52 PM

Can Technology Change the Lives of the Disabled?

Physical therapists, innovators, and technologists meet in Tel Aviv to develop problem-solving machines for the handicapped.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2015, 9:42 AM

Increasing Disabled Persons in Civil Service

The Cabinet approved Sunday PM's initiative to increase employment of disabled persons in civil service. Directives to be issued in 45 days.Cynthia Blank , 11/30/2014, 2:59 PM

Special Needs Soldiers Are 'Great in Uniform'

Unique project allowing disabled youth to serve in the IDF and integrate into Israeli society is increasing its scale.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 5/8/2014, 7:04 PM

Ariel U Eases Access for Students with Disability

Ariel University program to ease access for those with handicaps, poor vision, poor hearing, and learning disabilities.Maayana Miskin, 12/8/2013, 3:23 PM

A Family’s Medical Challenge Leads to Aliyah

Most people immigrate to Israel for spiritual, religious or familial reasons, and medical care doesn't usually factor into the equation.Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 3:23 PM

Terror Victim’s Message: Despair is Just a Mask

Terror attack survivor Asael Shabo, who lost his mother and three siblings, has a message of hope for Purim.Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2013, 10:18 AM

Soldier: IDF Service Possible with One Arm

Soldier Eliran Oster serves in the IDF, trains and even plays basketball, all with just one hand.Maayana Miskin, 10/29/2012, 10:39 PM

Aleh Dedicates New Special Ed School in Jerusalem

The ALEH network for special children last week began the new year by dedicating a new school for its children in Jerusalem.Hana Levi Julian, 10/15/2012, 9:41 PM

Innovators Win 2012 Ruderman Disability Prize

The Ruderman Foundation has announced its selection of 10 winners of its 2012 Prize in Disability. Four are Israeli organizations.Chana Ya'ar, 6/14/2012, 1:44 PM