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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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Israel Independence Day/ Yom Haatzmaut

On the eve of Yom Haatzmaut we gathered in the Dining Room at Talpiot for an Israeli style dinner, followed by the traditional lighting of the torches and flag march.Every family chose two children to light the ceremonial  torches in honor of the soldiers in the Israeli Defense Forces, immigrants that came on  Aliyah to […]

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Purim Activities

On Rosh Chodesh Adar, Breslav Chasidim came to Talpiot to dance with the children. In
addition high school students from the Yeshiva in Hazorim worked long and hard with the
children of the village to make a successful Purim Carnival. There were activities and prizes
and a raffle, giant dolls, popcorn and cotton candy. The children loved the […]

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Activities with Soldiers from the Duvdevan Unit

Soldiers from the elite army unit, Duvdevan, joined the children
at Hefzibah Park for activities related to army life. The soldiers
and the children enjoyed a “memory game” about army life,
dress up games with uniforms and more. To round off an
enjoyable day, the soldiers and children walked to Nahal
Hadera and had a picnic with hot dogs and […]

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“Top Games” (Svivonim)

Every year the children receive a goodie bag with candies and a top (svivon) and games.
There is a huge Chanukah party with a guest artist who does a standup routine.
Each family group has an arts and crafts activity. Everyone enjoys the Chanukah atmosphere.
 
March, 2015
 
 

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Safari Trip

When we told the children that we were planning a tripo to the safari, there was instant
excitement. Many of our children had seen lions and elephants only on TV and the computer
screen. The minute they knew that they would be seeing the animals up close- they were
very happy! We started the day at the safari […]

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Erev Tu B’Shevat

On Tu B’Shevat night the children made a “Seder Tu B’Shevat” at tables filled with
fruit for the holiday. The children received a book with the readings, songs and
blessings for the holiday seder. There were quizzes about the holiday and fruit that
Israel is blessed with. The children drank the traditional four cups and enjoyed being
together with […]

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Rimonim Sexual Abuse Day Care Center for Children

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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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