Beit Issie Shapiro (BIS) is Israel’s leading organization in the development and provision of innovative therapies and services for children with disabilities and plays a leading role in promoting the inclusion of people with disabilities in society. Through our international affiliations, community education and training programs, our impact also reaches professionals around the world.
Our uniqueness lies in our drive to identify unmet needs in the field of disabilities and then to create and provide innovative and effective solutions to meet those needs. As a center of excellence, Beit Issie Shapiro’s programs serve as a model through which we share and leverage our expertise, research and experience and guide the establishment of similar programs worldwide in order to fulfill our vision of an inclusive society, which assures the rights and the opportunities for maximum growth and development of children and adults with diverse abilities.
Beit Issie Shapiro is a Special Consultant on Disabilities to the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
To learn more about us, go to: http://en.beitissie.org.il/