ISRAEL’S Ethiopian community has been thrust into the spotlight following the tragic death of a 19-year-old teenager on June 30 Read more
At Hadassah, one of the largest hospitals in Israel, there is an open-door policy for anyone in need. Whatever conflict may be going on outside, it stops at the hospital’s front doors. Read more
Hadassah is committed to advancing and developing the field of medicine in Israel. Read more
Dream Doctors, also known as medical clowns, are performing artists who use a wide variety of techniques during procedures to distract child patients and create a happy space. Read more
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The Achotenu scholarship program plays a vital role in ensuring the future of the nursing profession in Israel. Achotenu facilitates the training of nurses from underprivileged Ethiopian communities ensuring ethnic and cultural representation in the field of nursing.
The Jerusalem Crisis Intervention Center (JCIC) is saving young lives in a city with the highest rate of youth trauma in Jerusalem, where many of the young clients who come to the JCIC have a time-critical need.
The weekly cost for medical clowns to work 54 hours at Hadassah
With Ethiopian Israelis typically scoring 25 percent lower than the general Jewish population, Israel’s psychometric test is an impassable barrier for the majority of the youth of this community of 135,000. Only 11 percent of 22- to 35-year-old Ethiopian Israelis have an undergraduate degree, compared with 42 percent of all Israeli Jews of the same age. Read more
Hadassah Australia will host the 2nd International Conference on Trauma and Mental Health 6 – 8 September, 2020.
The 2017 inaugural conference, the first of its type, was hailed an outstanding success. Attracting many of the world’s leading mental health practitioners and researchers to Israel, it also resulted in the sharing of important information on issues around trauma, mental health and PTSD.
The 2020 conference theme is "The Impacts of Trauma and Adversity: Challenged and Innovations" Read more