Arab MK: Accessibility isn't important in Hevron

Hanin Zoabi refuses to aid handicapped Israelis, Palestinian Authority Arabs who want to visit the Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 2:55 PM

Fraternity oath: I solemnly swear to hate kikes most of all

Syracuse fraternity suspended over hate-filled oath including anti-Semitism.JTA, 4/20/2018, 9:47 AM

Children with disabilities play football with NFL players

Thirty NFL football players share the field with Shalva's children with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 7:31 AM

MKs meet with JNF to encourage inclusion in Israel

JNF representatives, Knesset members, meet to discuss inclusion of people with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2018, 10:31 AM

People with disabilities more likely to be arrested

New study suggests those with disabilities - including non-physical issues - face discrimination every day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2017, 7:54 AM

'Everyone should feel like they belong'

From ASL interpreters to service dogs, Orthodox shuls are trying to be more inclusive.JTA, 11/25/2017, 6:09 PM

Musicians with disabilities represent Israel on world tour

Musicians with disabilities join world tour on first-ever trip away from home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2017, 10:53 PM

PM to blind soldier: You deserve to serve

Blind soldier turns to PM Netanyahu with three wishes; Netanyahu grants two of them - and IDF welcomes new Air Force soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 3:07 PM

'Prisoners are not better citizens than hospital patients'

Knesset committee head approves vote to place voting booths in hospitals, nursing homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2017, 2:59 PM

Disabled wedding guests aren't second-class citizens

Rabbinical organization to engaged couples: Make accessibility a priority for your wedding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2017, 2:04 PM

Israeli art school helps students with disabilities succeed

Jerusalem art school fosters design talent among students with disabilities.JTA, 2/18/2017, 6:29 PM

'Disabled in workplace' bill expected to pass

A bill which would require large government bodies to meet a quota of 5% disabled employees approved for final Knesset vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 11:57 AM

Google gives $700K to Israeli disabilities technology initiative

Major Google grant to Tikkun Olam Makers part of plans to improve lives of 250,000 people suffering from disabilities.JTA, 4/14/2016, 2:25 PM

Heartwarming: Overcoming disabilities to defend the nation

Lotan has struggled with cerebral palsy her whole life - now thanks to a special program, she is realizing her dream as an IDF soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 1:03 PM

Google paying for free special smartphone for disabled Israelis

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

Former Fashion Photographer Dedicated to 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 Treatment of the Disabled'

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

ALEH Negev Shows No Limit to What the 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

Cabinet Approves 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 Disabilities

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 Becomes Aliyah Necessity

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 Purim 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

‘It’s Possible to be an IDF Soldier – Even 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 in Disability Services Win 2012 Ruderman 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