Waiting for Syrian refugees on the shore is a rescue team of doctors and nurses, both Arab and Jewish, from the Israeli humanitarian organization IsraAid, and Israel’s first ever basketball league for people with special needs has been launched in Jerusalem.

Autism Ezer Mizion

Ezer Mizion’s Hakalah Respite Program provides parents of special-needs children the opportunity to celebrate events with their families while knowing that their child is well looked after, and 70% of the employees of Jerusalem café Bistro Harutzim have various special needs.

Bedouin Israel

Israel’s Economy Ministry has opened 19 employment centers, placing thousands of Arabs, including many Bedouin women. A new town will employ special needs adults alongside regular workers.