Occupational Training and Job Placement Services - Jerusalem

Israel Elwyn operates a continuum of vocational-rehabilitation programs from structured vocational training, to programs that assist with inclusion in the competitive job market in Jerusalem and its environs.

Description of Programs:
The continuum of vocational-rehabilitation services provided by Israel Elwyn in Jerusalem and the region afford each individual the opportunity to integrate into a suitable vocational program or to advance according to his/her desires, needs and abilities.

  • Adult Day Center
  • Work Activity Center
  • Social Enterprises
  • Transitional Programs (for school students aged 18 years and up)
  • Supported Employment
  • Vocational Training and Job Placement
  • Senior Program

Eligibility:
Adults over 21 years with disabilities; students aged 18-21 in special education schools (18+ Program).

Referrals:
Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services

  • Department of Services for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities
  • Department of Rehabilitation
  • Department of Services for Persons with Blindness

National Insurance Institute – Department of Rehabilitation
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Education and The Jerusalem Municipal Education Administration
Private referrals

Intake procedures:
Eligibility for occupational rehabilitation programs: Intake Committee.

For further details:
Jerusalem: 20 Henrietta Szold St., Jerusalem 96502; Tel: 02-643-1051

Hours of Operation:
The Sabbah Center – The Adult Day Center, Work Activity Center and Vocational Training operate Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-3:45 p.m.
Other programs – according to individual schedules.

Photos by Roy Rochlin