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Our plans for the forthcoming year 2015-2016

Shana Tova Greetings!
 
As we enter the new year, it is our great pleasure to send you our Shana Tova greetings, together with a preview of new programs and projects which we intend to implement. We are constantly striving to do more for the children entrusted in our care and their families, to heal, empower and […]

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King Solomon and Shami the Shoe Repairman

At the beginning of the month our children put on  the play ‘King Solomon and Shami the Shoe Repairman’ in the performance hall in Pardes Hanna. The national service workers spent a month preparing and rehearsing the dances and the acting rolls with the children.  At the end of the play all of the children […]

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Rimonim Sexual Abuse Day Care Center for Children

Special Need
While there has been a troubling increase of sexual abuse among children, whether victims or perpetrators, the response in the community at large and the professional expertise of the pertinent bodies, have been partial. Until the opening of the Rimonim Regional Sexual Abuse Day Care Center for Children in 2008, there was no comprehensive […]

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Summer Camp Opens in Talpiot Despite Rocket Barrage on the Country

Summer camp in the Talpiot Children Village opened this morning, despite the barrage of rockets fired across the country. Worried parents were reassured that Talpiot is well prepared for any kind of air attack and that the village is indeed a safe haven. Due to the situation, however, there have been some cancellations of outdoor […]

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Thanks to the Harry & Jeannette Weinberg Foundation

The construction of the expansion of the After School Day Care Center in the Village, generously supported by the Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, has been concluded and fifteen more at-risk children have been accepted, to benefit from the Center’s therapeutic, scholastic, and recreational activities

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Fathers and Sons Kick Football at Talpiot

A unique project of a fathers and sons football team has been launched in the Village. This project, overseen by a social worker and a sports instructor, is part of the Talpiot child-family focused treatment model for rehabilitating at-risk families. From its onset, it has been highly successful in improving parent-child relations and empowering both […]

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New Series of Children’s Books on Sexual Abuse

Rimonim presented its new initiative, a series of children books on sexual abuse, with commentary and guidelines for therapists. The books were written by Dr. Nirit Weisbrod, Director of Rimonim, in cooperation with Dr. Omri Yavin, playwright and author. They aim to help children address painful issues and share them with their therapist.
 
 
 

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Child and Family Center Conference

The Talpiot Child and Family Center in the city of Or Akiva held a conference on the issue of Partnerships. Creating partnerships with educational and welfare authorities and organizations in the city, has been one of the most outstanding achievements of the Center,  which has enabled it to impact the entire city in the field […]

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Moscow Study Mission at Talpiot

A study mission of thirty teachers and therapists from Moscow visited the Talpiot Children Village in March. The mission came to Talpiot at the initiative of Ms. Maria Eliseeva, director of the Moscow-based Maria’s Children Art Center for Orphans. An interesting and informative professional dialogue and exchange of educational views took place between the mission […]

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Talpiot Central Focus of Youth Aliyah 80th Anniversary Gala

Talpiot Central Focus of Youth Aliyah 80th Anniversary Gala
Talpiot was honored and privileged to be the focal theme of the impressive 80th anniversary gala dinner of Youth Aliyah Child Rescue (YACR) UK that was held in the Guildhall of London in February. Over 500 selected guests and supporters of the organization attended the event and […]

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