Articles in "Special Needs"

Israeli-Arab Swimmer Iyad Shalabi Wins 1st Gold Medal for Country at Tokyo Paralympics

Iyad Shalabi, an Israeli swimmer, made history Wednesday when he became the first Israeli-Arab to win a gold medal at the Paralympics ...

First time in Knesset’s History – Debut Speech Given in Sign Language

A moving moment was recorded in the Knesset plenum on Monday when Member of Knesset Shirley Pinto delivered her debut speech in sign ...

Shirley Pinto Becomes First Deaf MK in History

Shirley Pinto made history on Wednesday when she was sworn in as the first deaf Member of Knesset (MK) in Israel’s history, replacing ...

EXCLUSIVE: Blind Michigan Judge Wants to Export Israeli Special Needs Know-How to Arab World

Michigan Supreme Court Justice Richard Bernstein is usually occupied with the most sensitive cases and gives the final word on the court's ...

After Fatal Shooting, Israeli Police Will Be Trained to Interface with Special Needs People

The police will be trained to identify and work with people with special needs, Minister of Internal Security Amir Ohana announced, after ...

Adults with Special Needs Celebrate Purim with Patients at Haifa Hospital

People with Special Needs from the Tzohar Halev housing network arrived at the oncology department of Rambam Hospital in Haifa on Sunday to ...

Unique Israeli Project Empowers Special Needs Adults Who Provide Loving Care for Toddlers

A unique project in northern Israel is empowering Special Needs adults and instilling within them a sense of independence through the care ...

After Yearlong Journey, 9 Special-in-Uniform Volunteers Inducted Into IDF

The entrance to the IDF's Bakum induction center witnessed a unique scene on Thursday when nine beaming young IDF soldiers proudly ...

Israel Police Realizes Dream of Special Needs Child, Makes Him Cop for a Day

Jamal Da'abas, nine-years-old from Kfar Nahaf in northern Israel who has a childhood disability and requires the help of a wheelchair, has ...

Hundreds Attended Special Needs Sports Event That Highlighted Inclusiveness

Hundreds of special needs youth and their parents arrived at the Rishon LeTzion Athletic Stadium earlier this week and participated in an ...