In presenting at the Knesset, our national self-advocacy leadership group are making sure that people with intellectual disabilities are having a say in policies and laws that affect their own quality of life.
“In a generation characterized by social indifference, lack of concern for the wellbeing of others and people alienated, by race, religion and country, let us all pay tribute to Beit Issie Shapiro, a wonderful organization founded entirely on loving-kindness, empathy, sensitivity, compassion and love for humankind.” […]
“‘What I decide is best for me, is what it’s all about’. Respecting the individual with disabilities. And moving from the institution to the community. Ensuring that children who are born with an additional need, get that support. Ensuring that children with disabilities are included and have the right to […]
“It is clear that the efforts of Beit Issie Shapiro are crucially important in letting the world know that disabilities can be improved with loving care and technology, and the resulting innovations will help everybody”.
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