English speaking parents in Israel might have it hard, but that doesn't stop most parents from doing their best - even when it means going way out of their comfort zone. But parents of special needs … [Read more...] about Ensuring That Your Child Will Thrive
Now Foreign Residents of Israel Can Also Receive Discounts on Public Transportation! Discounts on public transportation fares have always been available for citizens who qualify as disabled, youth, … [Read more...] about Exclusive Update! Transportation Discounts for Foreigners Living in Israel
A Tourist Shares Her Story My husband and I came to Israel for for what was to be a much awaited family celebration. What transpired was a medical crisis that lasted nearly four weeks. Two days … [Read more...] about Chaim V’Chessed is a Miracle in Our Lives
Literally millions of foreign tourists visit Israel each year. For some, the trip goes much differently than planned. When English-speaking tourists are plunged into the Israeli medical world, Chaim … [Read more...] about Foreign Tourists in Medical Crisis
In honor of our first anniversary, Chaim V'Chessed has published an all-new brochure that's coming out in the Sukkos edition of Mishpacha magazine! Take a look inside for mind-blowing statistics, … [Read more...] about Gmar Chasimah Tovah!
BREAKING NEWS! For nearly a year, Chaim V’Chessed has been grappling with an extremely problematic rule of the Israeli Interior Ministry that caused much difficulty for foreigners living in … [Read more...] about Exclusive Interior Ministry Update!
With the onset of spring, Chaim V’Chessed has been getting newcomers acquainted with life in Eretz Yisrael. That means inquiries about Israeli bureaucracy are especially frequent these days! Still, … [Read more...] about June 2016 Newsletter
Before we made Aliyah, I spent an entire year working tirelessly to make sure the move would go smoothly for our two sons. They are seventeen years old and autistic. When we came to Eretz Yisrael … [Read more...] about Where Would Our Sons Be Without Chaim V’chessed?
As Nissan approaches, activities have reached a peak at Chaim V’Chessed. The organization has become a household name for English speakers in Israel, and the amount of cases we receive on a daily … [Read more...] about April 2016 Newsletter
My family and I have been in Israel for fifteen years on student visas. Even after all this time, getting through the bureaucracy here is so incredibly frustrating. When you have questions, there is … [Read more...] about By Our Side at Bituach Leumi
Chaim V’Chessed is the go-to organization for English speakers in Israel who need assistance in any kind of challenge or crisis. This past month has been a busy one. We now receive dozens of calls a … [Read more...] about March 2016 Newsletter
It is now over half a year since Chaim V’Chessed officially opened its doors. Since our establishment, we have received 2720 calls on our 24-hour hotline. We have dealt with 1081 individual cases … [Read more...] about January 2016 Newsletter