Charities by Category: Deaf / Blind
Created in 1991, the Israel Guide Dog Centre for the Blind was established to train and supply guide dogs to an increasing number of blind Israelis who were unable to obtain a dog from an English-speaking centre abroad. Hundreds of partnerships have now been created at our centre that is located not far from Rishon L’Zion at Beit Oved. Each partnership costs some 15,000 for the life long care of the guide dog, training and aftercare. A legacy or gift will help provide another pair of eyes to the growing number of blind persons who ‘look’ to us to help restore their independence and dignity.
(0)20 8371 6611
Jewish Blind & Disabled (JBD)
Bittacy Hill, Mill Hill East
Jewish Blind & Disabled is celebrating 50 years as the only Jewish charity enabling people from the age of 18 upwards, who have physical disabilities or impaired vision, to live independently with dignity and choice. And Jewish Blind & Disabled is currently planning for the next 50 years, not only through their specially designed developments of state-of-the-art mobility apartments with support on site and on call 24/7, but also through their brand new Independent Living Advisory Service. This will, for the very first time, take the organization’s expertise to people living out in the community.
As an independent charity that does not receive any government funding, Jewish Blind & Disabled is very grateful for your support.
Jewish Child’s Day has been providing support for disabled, neglected, abused and underprivileged Jewish children in the UK, Israel and worldwide for 70 years.
It provides the tangible items required – wheelchairs, life-saving medical equipment, hearing stimulus and special educational materials to name but a few. Jewish Child’s Day also ensures that Jewish children receive the bare essentials such as food and clothing.
Relying entirely on the generosity of the community and receiving neither government nor statutory funding, Jewish Child’s Day grants provide Jewish children throughout the world the chance to make a better life for themselves.
Woodside Park Road
Most of us will eventually face the trauma of hearing loss – or will already have a loved one who is.
With your help, we can ensure vulnerable deaf and deafblind people are given lifelong care and support.
With your help, we can help more people adapt to traumatic changes as they lose their hearing.
With your help, we can be an ongoing support and inspiration to families – right from the devastating diagnosis of their baby’s deafness.
For over 65 years JDA has been a specialist community lifeline, enabling people living with deafness to cope with whatever challenges life brings. We receive no statutory funding and depend on legacies and donations to sustain our wide range of specialist services within the Jewish community and beyond.