Important information for those arriving from abroad:Every passenger arriving in Israel from abroad must quarantine for two weeks. While previously, it was mandatory to quarantine in special … [Read more...] about IMPORTANT Quarantine Details
Chaim V'Chessed continues to be inundated by calls relating to the ongoing Coronavirus crisis. While the inquiries span the entire gamut of concerns, we have been particularly attentive to issues specific to English speakers. Towards that end, please see the updates below.
The Foreign Ministry has, once again, altered the process for foreign students wishing to enter Israel. As of Friday, May 15, students are not to reach out to Israeli consulates or embassies for … [Read more...] about Latest Update – Students Seeking to Enter Israel
On Wednesday, May 13, the Israeli government notified airlines that the ban on non-Israelis entering Israel has been extended at least until May 30. Israeli citizens are permitted to enter Israel. … [Read more...] about Ban on Foreigners Extended
Chaim V’Chessed is excited to further serve the community by offering a free, live webinar for women, featuring Mrs. Chani Juravel, LSCW, a popular lecturer and therapist in Rockland County, NY. and … [Read more...] about Exciting Webinar for Women!
As of May 15, this process has changed- see here. Foreign citizens are currently barred from entering Israel. It is unknown when this ban will end. (If immediate family members are Israeli … [Read more...] about UPDATED: Rules for Foreigners Seeking to Enter Israel
All passengers entering Israel from any destination must quarantine for 14 days. Until recently, this had to be done in special government run quarantine hotels. On Sunday evening, May 10, the … [Read more...] about Mandatory Hotel Quarantine Cancelled
UPDATE: As of Wednesday, May 6, the Misrad HaRishui has reopened, (by appointment only). As such, all are urged to convert their foreign licenses if their first year in Israel has concluded. It is … [Read more...] about Driving in Israel with Foreign License- Extended!
The following Q & A about the US Government's Stimulus Package is graciously provided by Pesach Woznica, CPA of PWTax. For further questions or to file your taxes with PWTax, please click … [Read more...] about Stimulus Package Q&A
On Wednesday, April 22, Chaim V’Chessed was pleased to serve the community by providing an enjoyable, live webinar, featuring Dr. Yaakov Freedman, MD, a renowned psychiatrist and columnist, and … [Read more...] about Weathering the Corona Storm- Webinar Replay
Chaim V'Chessed is excited to further serve the community by providing a free, live webinar, featuring Dr. Yaakov Freedman, MD, a renowned psychiatrist and columnist, and Rabbi Paysach Freedman, CEO … [Read more...] about Exciting Webinar!
Foreign citizens are currently barred from entering Israel. Numerous Israeli citizens have non-citizen family members who seek to enter Israel. For example, families in which one spouse is Israeli, … [Read more...] about Relatives of Israeli Citizens Seeking to Enter Israel?
Israelis are required to carry faces masks when venturing outside in accordance with a new Health Ministry directive that came into effect on Sunday morning, April 12. Separately, several Jerusalem … [Read more...] about Neighborhoods Locked Down, Masks Required Outdoors