Disabilities

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One of every five Israelis has a disability.  Only half of Israeli adults with disabilities are employed.  One quarter of working-age adults with severe disabilities cannot even cover their monthly expenses.

Click on the reports and resources below to learn about how the Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute’s Research Team on Disabilities raises awareness of the needs of people with disabilities and the efforts to promote their inclusion in Israeli society.