Connecting the Australian community to innovative research, treatment and healing at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem, to promote a world of better health and humanity

Ways to fundraise

Whether you're marking a special occasion by asking for donations in lieu of gifts, or creating your own fundraising challenge, we've partnered with MyCause to make raising funds for Hadassah Australia simple and fun!

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Ethiopian nursing scholarships

The Ethiopian nursing scholarship program plays a vital role in ensuring the future of the nursing profession in Israel. Hadassah is facilitating the training of nurses from underprivileged Ethiopian communities and ensuring ethnic and cultural representation in the field of nursing.

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Author: Jarred Sibel

Trauma and Crisis Intervention

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.

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Our impact

$2,430

The weekly cost for medical clowns to work 54 hours at Hadassah

1,000,000

people provided with hospital care every year

11,000

young people seen and referred to The Jerusalem Crisis Intervention Center each year

News

  • Hadassah Hospital: An Oasis of Peace

    JERUSALEM — To many, the term “Middle East peace” represents the impossible dream, if not the ultimate contradiction in terms. But there is a place in the region where Jews, Muslims, and Christians meet peacefully every day on the basis of shared concerns and a sense of humanity. It’s not a country, though it is older than many of the nations in the vicinity. Nor is it a mirage, though the desert is within view. It’s the Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem. Read more

  • Medical clowning proven beneficial for kids with autism

    A breakthrough Israeli study published in the European Journal of Pediatrics shows that group therapy delivered by a medical clown to young children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) led to significant improvement over time in word production, play reciprocity and amount of social smiles as compared with other interventions. Read more