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The Summit Institute: Providing a new start

The Summit Institute gives foster-care children and those suffering from mental health issues a fair shot at life.


New interministerial pilot aims to prevent COVID-19 infections in JLM

Titled "Security and Welfare," the initiative is planned to be piloted in the neighborhood of Ramot in Jerusalem.

Four murdered, four cases of suicide due to domestic violence

Entering lockdown has become a sort of trap for victims of domestic abuse.


Emergency sensors offered for thousands of elderly people who live alone

'We were all appalled by the sad cases of elderly people who passed away in their homes and nobody knew about it. We are doing everything we can to prevent such situations'

Michal Sela, who was stabbed to death in October 2019.

Sister of Michal Sela: This could have been prevented, blames the state

Some 6,488 women were aided in 113 centers operated by the Ministry of Social Welfare across the country during 2018, according to a new report, representing 160% growth since 2014.

At-risk teen housing seeks funding

Otot arranges subsidized housing for post-high school youth at-risk with no family.

Too many Israeli children are living in poverty

Her frustration was expressed following the presentation to President Reuven Rivlin of the annual statistical report on children in Israel.

National Insurance Institute ends transfer of surplus funds to government

MK Itzik Shmuli (Zionist Union) welcomed the cancellation of the long-standing agreement and strongly condemned the government’s waste of the NII’s surplus funds.


Assisted-living center first of its kind in Jerusalem

The Beis Finger Rehabilitation Center celebrated its opening at a gathering on Sunday.

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