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
One in five people in the UK faces a diagnosis of disability and someone goes blind every hour, and Jewish Blind & Disabled is the only charity in the Jewish community dedicated to enabling people in this position, from the age of eighteen upwards, to live independently with the dignity and choice that are so easy for others to take for granted. This is not only through their specially designed developments of state-of-the-art mobility apartments with 24/7 support from their own resident house managers, but also through their new Independent Living Advisory Service for those living out in the wider 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 exists to benefit Jewish children who suffer from physical and emotional disabilities, neglect, abuse and financial hardship. Jewish Child’s Day supports organisations providing medical, educational, therapeutic and humanitarian aid, respite care, protection, and poverty relief to children in need, worldwide.
At Jewish Child’s Day we believe that no child should live in poverty, need or suffering – anywhere. Every child deserves a childhood.
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.