Spending the year in Israel – Our Way

Spending the year in Israel – Our Way

Special needs students kick off the 14th year of Israel's only gap year program geared towards religious special needs students from abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2019, 4:37 PM
New special needs vocational center to open in Jerusalem

New special needs vocational center to open in Jerusalem

Jerusalem Foundation brakes ground on Thursday for a co-ed youth center for Vocational Training in the Kiryat Yovel neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2019, 7:22 PM
How Shalva used Eurovision appearance to promote integration

How Shalva used Eurovision appearance to promote integration

The Shalva band's meteoric success has enabled the Shalva organization to embark on many new ventures.Yoni Rotenberg, 6/28/2019, 10:35 AM
Chicago kosher deli employing special needs workers is closing

Chicago kosher deli employing special needs workers is closing

Owner says exploring new business with will fit employees' skill set.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/13/2019, 9:46 AM
IDF embraces disabled volunteers

IDF embraces disabled volunteers

Young adults with disabilities enlist for three year volunteer military service in unprecedented government initiative.Arutz Sheva, 9/21/2018, 3:28 PM
Seeach Sod: Unlocking the secrets of the soul

Seeach Sod: Unlocking the secrets of the soul

Seeach Sod is a network of educational and residential programs that provide a child with special needs with everything he needs to thrive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2018, 12:32 AM
Coming full circle ahead of Passover

Coming full circle ahead of Passover

New squadron of Special in Uniform receives their caps and wings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 2:44 PM
'Yachad House' opens doors to special needs community

'Yachad House' opens doors to special needs community

The 'Yachad Gifts' Project trains and employs people with disabilities and helps them integrate into the work force.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 1:58 PM
Special needs organization goes to Disneyland

Special needs organization goes to Disneyland

Volunteers raise money to send children with special needs to a day of fun at Disneyland., 5/9/2017, 1:04 PM
Watch: Special needs youths join the IDF

Watch: Special needs youths join the IDF

For the first time the IDF is inducting special needs youths into its ranks via the 'Big People in Uniform' program.Yoni Kempinski, 3/27/2017, 3:50 PM
Watch: 'Peace of mind' for special needs kids

Watch: 'Peace of mind' for special needs kids

Meet the founder of SHALVA, which provides high quality care for disabled children, as his organization opens a new center in the capital.Yoni Kempinski, 5/12/2016, 3:21 PM
Heartwarming: Overcoming disabilities to defend

Heartwarming: Overcoming disabilities to defend

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
Friendship Circle Empowers Special Needs Children

Friendship Circle Empowers Special Needs Children

Special needs children and teen volunteers come together to learn about giving, caring and friendship in Jerusalem.Hillel Fendel, 2/12/2015, 3:44 PM
Org. Helps Kids With Special Needs Cope Under Fire

Org. Helps Kids With Special Needs Cope Under Fire

It's tough being a child in southern Israel, many of whom have just seconds to find shelter. But for some, the challenge is harder still.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2014, 10:02 PM
Special Needs Soldiers Are 'Great in Uniform'

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
Kav Lachayim Children Enjoy Sabbath in Golan

Kav Lachayim Children Enjoy Sabbath in Golan

Children with serious illnesses and disabilities have a good time at Hispin.Gil Ronen, 12/24/2012, 11:58 AM
'We Have a Special Mission in God's World'

'We Have a Special Mission in God's World'

A group of hareidi special needs children from New York were treated to a tour of the US Capitol and White HouseGabe Kahn, 5/23/2012, 10:34 PM
Govt Freezes Building, Disabled Children Suffer

Govt Freezes Building, Disabled Children Suffer

The Judea and Samaria building freeze continues to affect communities. North of Jerusalem, disabled children are the ones who suffer.Maayana Miskin, 5/6/2012, 10:13 PM
Netanyahu Meets Special Needs Knesset Employee

Netanyahu Meets Special Needs Knesset Employee

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met Yonatan Weinberger, a special needs person who is employed as an assistant to the Knesset Guard.Elad Benari, 2/23/2012, 12:16 PM