Blog: Living with Down Syndrome in Israel
Thursday, June 11, 2015
In Israel some 140 children are born with Down Syndrome each year. In total, there are about 7,000 people with this condition in the country.


Home is more than just home!!

Posted on 2/27/2014 by Ariel Rudolph

Home is just that, a place where one lives, experiences love, enjoys support and feels the sense of belonging. Sometimes these things are lacking in the lives of children.

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A Medical miracle!

Posted on 2/20/2014 by Ariel Rudolph

In April 2001, when Ariel Yered was less than a year old, he was severely injured by a rocket fired at his home in Gush Katif. He was brought to a hospital in critical condition and initially showed no signs of life. Rocket fragments had penetrated his brain and damaged his spine.

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Integrating kids with disabilities into society

Posted on 2/13/2014 by Ariel Rudolph

There are almost 200,000 children and youth in Israel with debilitating disabilities such as deafness, paralysis, or learning difficulties and need continuously ongoing medical treatment.

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