The current reality is trying for all of us; but Shalva’s children and adults with disabilities and their families face especially difficult challenges.
Please don’t assume that people with disabilities will want to just stay at home because of the difficulties this year.
People with special needs who live in group homes could not understand why they were cut off from their families for weeks on end.
Over 100 veterans have received Active Passive Trainer (APT) rehabilitation devices manufactured by Tzora Active Systems since outbreak of coronavirus.
Very soon we started to feel like caged lions. There were days when I felt like if I didn’t scream or cry out loud, I’d go crazy, but I knew I had to keep my composure for Dor.
Generally speaking, most Israelis don’t know much about disabilities, especially “invisible” disabilities.
Daniel Defour, who went blind at the young age of 15, became one of the few vision impaired youth to be inducted into the IDF.
ALYN rehabilitation hospital in Jerusalem organized the event, titled "the sky is the limit," at the "paradive" skydiving site in Hof HaBonim.
The surprising story of Shalva's triumph.
The adaptive controller is designed to make video games accessible to those with disabilities, and helps incorporate video games as a rehabilitation tool.