The Jewish organization announced that the donations came from over 2,500 people, and the funding will underwrite services and programs as well as scholarships for those with disabilities.
The biggest concerns of most (77%) disabled persons in Israel during the pandemic are getting pre-medical care and emotional support.
No longer will bus drivers flee, leaving behind disabled passengers, an adviser to the Defense Ministry said.
Shalva notes that with the vaccinations, those with disabilities who were inoculated can now return to normal routine within the scope of things.
MK Moshe Gafni: "It is enormously important to allow public sites to be accessible to the disabled, even more so for a sacred place like the Tomb of the Patriarchs."
While special needs programs exist that have opportunities for our children to receive some version of the Hanukkah experience, the challenge lies in that the disorder itself is a spectrum.
“The findings are most promising: Treated mice developed normal hearing, with sensitivity almost identical to that of healthy mice who do not have the mutation,” Prof. Holt said.
During the pandemic, able citizens experienced the same house arrest that the disabled face every day.
Dubai's Burj Khalifa, Ben-Gurion Airport's control tower, and the President's Residence were also lit up as apart of the Purple Night Project.
While parents of children with special needs were horrified by the report of the abuse and the response of the ministry, the truth is that few were surprised.