Social worker: 'I've never seen such a horrific case'

Social worker: 'I've never seen such a horrific case'

Five-year-old Arab girl had a thick rope tied around her neck. Judge: Clear that this is ongoing, not limited to time parents were out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 10:24 AM
State refuses to fund 7-year-old rape victim's therapy

State refuses to fund 7-year-old rape victim's therapy

Family of 7-year-old rape victim can't afford to pay for therapies, attorney says. Local authorities: Sessions continue as usual.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 12:54 PM
How often does the court refuse to remove a child from his home?

How often does the court refuse to remove a child from his home?

According to Haaretz, courts rarely remove a child from his parents' home if the parents have a lawyer. Statistics show otherwise.Gil Ronen, 1/26/2018, 3:07 PM
Disabled allowance budget to increase by NIS 2 billion

Disabled allowance budget to increase by NIS 2 billion

Netanyahu and Welfare Minister Katz agree to increase disabled allowances; joint press conference with Finance Minister expected at 11:00.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 11:01 AM
Welfare Ministry capitulates to LGBT pressure

Welfare Ministry capitulates to LGBT pressure

Following pressure from LGBT groups, Welfare Ministry tells court it waives condition that only 'a man and his wife' may adopt children.Mordechai Sones, 9/7/2017, 5:30 PM
Colel Chabad to teach the impoverished healthy cooking

Colel Chabad to teach the impoverished healthy cooking

Combating poor nutrition skills, Colel Chabad and Leket Israel aim to help the impoverished out of their dietary rut.Chana Roberts, 8/2/2017, 2:37 PM
'New daycare guidelines harm haredi communities'

'New daycare guidelines harm haredi communities'

Haredi MK says government needs to put more money into building daycare centers for haredi communities, slams 'contradiction.'Michal Levi, 7/6/2017, 8:43 AM
Number of autistic patients triples in a single decade

Number of autistic patients triples in a single decade

In a single decade, the number of Israelis diagnosed with autism triples; 80% are male and under age 24.Yedidya Ben-Or, 4/2/2017, 9:38 AM
Appeal to place autistic children in rehabilitative centers

Appeal to place autistic children in rehabilitative centers

Parents of autistic children sue Welfare Ministry for not finding places for their toddlers in rehabilitative daycare centers.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/27/2017, 12:30 PM
'It's hard knowing the parents have other children at home'

'It's hard knowing the parents have other children at home'

Tel Hashomer doctor explains arrest of Modi'in Illit parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 9:10 AM
Police arrest parents for suspected child abuse

Police arrest parents for suspected child abuse

Hospital suspects child abuse, police arrest parents.Orly Harari, 2/18/2017, 11:19 PM
Welfare Ministry to provide food vouchers to Israel's poor

Welfare Ministry to provide food vouchers to Israel's poor

New initiative provides poor families with monthly 500 NIS debit card for food.Orly Harari, 2/13/2017, 2:56 PM
'Smart Apartments' let Israel's disabled live independently

'Smart Apartments' let Israel's disabled live independently

'Smart Apartments' initiative offers Israeli's disabled citizens new hopes for independent living.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2017, 1:57 PM
'Childcare workers give so much and get so little'

'Childcare workers give so much and get so little'

Knesset holds meeting addressing poor conditions of childcare professionals. Delays in approval of budget threaten the opening of daycares.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2016, 1:31 PM
Report: Deri to become Welfare Minister

Report: Deri to become Welfare Minister

Channel 2 News reports that Welfare Minister Haim Katz will give his role to Shas chairman in exchange for Economy Ministry.Haim Lev, 11/2/2015, 3:43 AM
Bill on Foster Care Favors Uncles, Grandparents

Bill on Foster Care Favors Uncles, Grandparents

Bill approved by gov't committee would encourage handing over children to relatives instead of other families.Hezki Baruch, 7/5/2015, 5:46 PM
Danon Hopes to 'Serve Public as Welfare Minister'

Danon Hopes to 'Serve Public as Welfare Minister'

Likud MK tells Arutz Sheva Likud 'has a lot to prove,' hints Jewish Home should 'calm down' in coalition negotiations.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 3:58 PM
Welfare Recipients Top 20%

Welfare Recipients Top 20%

Over 430,000 Israeli families - one in five families - turned to the Welfare Ministry for help in 2009. Maayana Miskin, 1/5/2011, 6:04 PM
Survivors to Get Medicine Aid

Survivors to Get Medicine Aid

The Knesset has approved reduced-price medicine for Holocaust survivors.Maayana Miskin, 4/26/2010, 3:51 PM