National Supported Employment

Israel Elwyn operates this program throughout Israel for the Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services (Department for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Department of Rehabilitation, and Department for Autism) for the benefit of people who receive services from these departments. This includes people with physical, intellectual, sensory and other disabilities (including severe learning disabilities) who have the ability to work in the community when provided with long term supports.

IE's assistance is ongoing and consists of training, placement, support and follow up.

For further information:

West Jerusalem and surrounding region: Hadas Sompolinski, Tel: 02-650-1130/40
East Jerusalem: Isaam Jamal, Tel: 02-628-2644
Haifa and Northern Israel: Margalit Peleg, Tel: 04-862-8134
Sharon and Central Israel: Racheli Fruchter, Tel: 09-774-4428
Southern Israel: Dorit Abdu, Tel/Fax: 08-642-1130


This program has received the generous support of the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles. Established in 1954, the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles is the largest manager of charitable assets and the leader in planned-giving solutions for Greater Los Angeles Jewish philanthropists. The Foundation currently manages assets of $900 million and ranks among the 11 largest Los Angeles foundations. In 2013, The Foundation and its donors distributed $65 million in grants to more than a thousand organizations with programs that span the range of philanthropic giving. For more information, visit