Handicapped

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Watch: Disabled Israeli EMT saves lives

Watch: Disabled Israeli EMT saves lives

Danny Shmuel's handicap caused by a serious motorcycle accident doesn't prevent him from volunteering as an EMT with United Hatzalah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2017 11:52
Disabled citizens get new, accessible beach

Disabled citizens get new, accessible beach

Ashdod beach becomes wheelchair-accessible, offers separate bathing for the religious handicapped population.Haim Lev, 24/07/2017 14:31
Can Technology Change the Lives of the Disabled?

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, 24/03/2015 09:42
Old City to Become Disabled-Friendly

Old City to Become Disabled-Friendly

Jerusalem Development Authority announces 20 million shekel project to open the Old City, Western Wall for tourists with disabilities.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 12/08/2014 14:40
MKs Seek Public Debate over ‘Handicapped’ Criteria

MKs Seek Public Debate over ‘Handicapped’ Criteria

National Insurance Institute accused of trying to save money by pushing through changes to ‘handicapped’ status.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013 15:25
Ariel U Eases Access for Students with Disability

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, 08/12/2013 15:23
Jewish Mother Shot by IDF in Financial Crisis

Jewish Mother Shot by IDF in Financial Crisis

Mother of 11 accidentally shot by IDF had her benefits slashed, says Review Board's "Arab doctor saw settlers and decided to take revenge.", 31/05/2013 15:28
Handicapped Access ‘Next Step' on Unemployment

Handicapped Access ‘Next Step' on Unemployment

In order to meet target on unemployment, Israel must fight prejudice on disabilities, ministry official says. Maayana Miskin, 20/03/2013 16:07
Opera on Nazi Crimes Premieres in Vienna

Opera on Nazi Crimes Premieres in Vienna

An opera about Nazi atrocities against handicapped children had its world premiere in Vienna on Friday.Rachel Hirshfeld , 27/01/2013 13:31
Laws to Put Handicapped Access Front and Center

Laws to Put Handicapped Access Front and Center

A Knesset Committee approved a range of regulations easing access for the handicapped in offices, stores, and synagoguesDavid Lev, 18/12/2012 15:59
PhD Recipients Bury the Word ‘Handicapped’

PhD Recipients Bury the Word ‘Handicapped’

A record-breaking 366 graduating Ph.Ds at Hebrew Univ. Mount Scopus campus prove the word “handicapped” is obsolete. “Anything is possible.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/06/2012 08:51
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, 06/05/2012 22:13
Video: Israel Makes Sure Handicapped Can Use Parks

Video: Israel Makes Sure Handicapped Can Use Parks

The handicapped have increasing accessibility to public parks in Israel. Video: Sesame Street’s Sivan plays with Anastasia Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 23/10/2011 09:48
The Cafe Run by the Disabled and Handicapped

The Cafe Run by the Disabled and Handicapped

Arutz Sheva visited the Nagish Cafe in northern Israel, which is run and operated by handicapped people for handicapped people.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/10/2011 05:45