Organizations

Below is a list of organizations that provide subsidized mental health or social services in Israel. You may sort your search by any of the columns by clicking on the title of the column.   For youth organizations click here.

NamePopulationServicesLocation
Enosh- HeadspaceYouth and young adults (ages 12-25)A psychological support and counseling center in Bat Yam for youth and young adults (ages 12-25) who are experiencing emotional challenges.Bat Yam
Metiv
Trauma VictimsClinical intervention for people who were exposed to traumaJerusalem, Talpiot
The Counseling Center for WomenWomenCounseling services for womenJerusalem, Ramat Gan
TahelWomen, ChildrenCrisis Center for Women and Children - 24 hr hotline for emotional support and crisis intervention and referral services for treatment; personal support and advocacy; abuse prevention workshopsJerusalem
Yad L'AchimJewish immigrants, Jews at risk for assimilation, womenFights threat of missionaries and cults; helps Jewish women married to Arab men that have no way of getting out of the relationship. They launch military-like operations to get the women out of the Arab villages and puts them up in safe houses.Kiryat Shmonah
Kol KorehChildren with dyslexia, speech and language disorders, and other specific learning disabilities. Founded by parents and professionals in the greater Bet Shemesh area; seeks to empower children with dyslexia, speech and language
disorders, and other specific learning disabilities with the tools to succeed in the classroom and
beyond.
Beit Shemesh
Kol Haisha (KHI)WomenKol HaIsha (KHI) is a women's empowerment organization in Jerusalem addressing the social and economic inequality of women in Israeli societyJerusalem
Kav L'NoarYouth ages 10-18 and their families, and young adults over 18 Kav L’Noar provides therapy and mentoring for adolescents and their families who are confronting challenges that include family discord, poor school performance, aliyah adjustment, social issues, religious issues, abuse related trauma, depression and anxiety. Our professionally trained therapists offer comprehensive and culturally sensitive services in English or in Hebrew. Services include individual, marital and family therapy, individual mentoring, school group mentoring, community education lectures, parenting workshops and psycho-educational activities for teenagers. All of our services and programs are offered on a sliding-fee scale.Jerusalem and surrounding areas
Nitza- The Israel Center for Mental HealthWomen with postpartum depression and their families Women with PPD receive various mental health services; there are also programs for their children and classes for husbands, some programs include Nitza trained volunteers and professionals coming to the homes of the Nitza clients. Other services include massage therapists and nutritionists at the Nitza office giving one on one therapy and advice to each mother.All areas of Israel
Zichron Menachemyoung cancer patients; also provides support for the patients' familiesGrants immediate, practical and long-term aid and solutions to young cancer patients from the moment of diagnosis and throughout their battle with illness, as well as physical and emotional support to parents and families throughout the long, excruciating ordeal.Afula, Be’er Sheva, Haifa, Holon, Jerusalem, Rechovot, Tel Aviv
BishvilaychWomenMental health for women at no cost; focused on prevention-based medical care and health promotion for Jewish womenJerusalem
Neve Family Institute- Machon L'Mishpach Counseling CenterMen, Women, Children, Adolescents, FamiliesFull range of counseling services to members of the Orthodox community at low, subsidized feesJerusalem
The Eden CenterWomenIntimacy and healthy relationships, Infertility and miscarriage, Body image, Sexual, physical and mental abuse, Women’s healthJerusalem
EnoshMen, Women and Children with mental illness and their familiesVariety of social rehabilitation frameworks that enable the mentally ill to live independently in the community and that reduce the need for psychiatric hospitalization. 53 branches throughout Israel
Chazkeinu
(website coming soon)
Women with mental illnessChazkeinu is a new peer led mental health support group for Jewish women dealing with any mental illness or the mental illness of a loved one. At the moment, we have two calls a week for women to gain the support of others in this otherwise lonely illness. One call is in the afternoon to be more available to international callers. To dial in to either call, dial 605-475-4000 and use access code 952819. For more information, please email [email protected] or call 314-346-7414. Telephone based support, worldwide.
HakshivaTeens and their familiesHakshiva runs a non-profit therapy program in Ramat Beit Shemesh for the past five years for teens and their families. Our therapists are professionally-trained and members of the religious community with whom we work.
Our clinic offers individual therapy, family therapy and parenting guidance at subsidized rates for both English and Hebrew speakers. In addition, we run parenting workshops and teen social skills groups.
Ramat Beit Shemesh (RBS)
PATH center yeshiva and seminary students; men, women, and childrenTrainees of the PATH training program offer subsidized therapyTalpiot, Jerusalem
The Jerusalem Narrative Therapy InstituteAdults, couples, children, familiesMarital and individual counselingJeruslam, Modiin, skype
SHEKEL- Therapeutic Treatment Centerchildren, young adults, and adults with special needs Provide therapy for children, young adults, and adults with special needs; counseling also provided for parents and staff Jerusalem
Ezer Mizion- Mental Health Serviceschildren, young adults, adultsPsychological support services and rehabilitative programs for people suffering from psychological disorders, emotional issues and mental illnesses. Bnei Brak
Bayit Chamadults and children10 mental health clinics throughout Israel, providing therapy to adults and children facing psychological and emotional challenges; treatment for abuse for women and childrenAriel, Ashdod, Beit Shemesh, Bnei Brak, Elad, Jerusalem, Greater Modiin, Karnei Shomron, Kedumim and Zichron Yaakov
AmchaHolocaust survivorsFull range of psychological and social services to Holocaust survivors and their families; Ashdod
Yad Rachelchildren and parentsTherapeutic services for children Jerusalem, Merkaz (center), and Northern Israel
NEABPDFamilies of those suffering from severe emotional dysregulation and/or BPDOffers family of those suffering from severe emotional dysregulation and/or Borderline Personality Disorder, a free twelve-session course (Family Connections) that provides information about the disorder and teaches skills to help families cope with the situation they find themselves in. Jerusalem
Merkaz PanimWomen facing challenges with fertility Holistic approach including counseling sessions with a social worker specializing in the field of fertility,
,דמיון מודרך
body empowerment through physical training, yoga and movement therapy
Jerusalem
Keren GefenWomen facing challenges with fertilityPsychological support at no cost, as well as yoga, relaxation and stress management programs.Jerusalem, Beit Shemesh
Merkaz YahelCouples dealing with challenges in their marriageCouples counseling, education regarding sexuality and intimacy in the Jewish communityAll over Israel
Puah InstituteCouples facing challenges with fertility Counseling services in many languages Jerusalem
ShalvaIndividuals with disabilities from infancy to adulthoodShalva, the Israel Association for the Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities is dedicated to providing transformative care for individuals with disabilities, empowering their families and promoting social inclusion.Jerusalem
ShutafChildren and teensShutaf programs are designed for the diverse needs of children with disabilities, including ADD, ADHD, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Learning Disabilities and general developmental delays, while still being a program that can be enjoyed by their peers who don’t have disabilities.

Jerusalem
WIZOWomen, children, and youthWIZO was founded in 1920 in direct response to the needs of women and children in Israel.
Today, WIZO continues to identify the needs of Israeli society and creates solutions
to meet them. WIZO offers programs for women's empowerment, legal aid walk in centers, support groups for single parents, battered women's shelters, centers for the prevention of violence, day care centers, after school therapeutic centers, youth centers, special schools for youth at extreme risk, programs for girls empowerment.
Tel Aviv
Kesharim CenterMen and women Treatment for men and women over the age of eighteen who suffer from addiction or pre-addiction to gambling, sex, pornography, food, codependent relationships, computers or the internet.Modiin
The PlaceIndividuals, couples and familiesTHE PLACE was established as a warm haven of professional counseling, growth services and events.
From workshops to drop-in hours to individual sessions, they provide members of the religious Jewish community the freedom and safety to transform challenges and discover inner resources.
Ramat Eshkol, Jerusalem
MilamFamiliesThe family counseling center offers support, counseling, information and guidance to families coping with the mental illness of one of their family members.Carmiel, Haifa, Netanya, Teal Aviv, Jerusalem
Shekulo TovAdults with psychiatric disabilitiesDevelops and provides state-of-the-art vocational, supported employment and leisure and recreation psychiatric services in the communityLod
The Autism CenterIndividuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families
The Autism Center includes research, training, clinical services and community engagement for the benefit of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families.
Jerusalem
Amudim IsraelIndividuals in a crisis situationServe as a primary database of services, using our own vast resources as well as referrals to other appropriate organizations and social service agencies. (Burial Coordination, international assistance, sexual abuse and substance abuse intervention)Jerusalem
One Family TogetherVictims of terror attacks empowers victims of terror to rebuild their lives, rehabilitate and reintegrate through emotional, legal, and financial assistance programs geared toward each of the following: Orphans, Bereaved Parents, Parents of Injured Children, Widows and Widowers, Young Adults, and Youth Injured and Bereaved.Jerusalem, Southern Region, Central Region, Northern Region
School of ShineWomen Offer creative tools, positive guidance and exploratory events to help women focus on what's important for living a happier and healthier life.Online
El HalevIndividuals seeking self defense and protection El HaLev operates a Jerusalem center that hosts ongoing classes and workshops in Empowerment Self Defense (ESD), an evidence-based approach to self-protectionJerusalem
Chaim v'chesedOlim, English speakersAssitance with a range of activities
wide enough to include hospital assistance, governmental dealings, special education, kupot cholim, infertility, bereavement and more for Olim.
Jerusalem
ShiluvFamiles and CouplesFamily and couples therapy, specialized services such as treatment of trauma and incest, as well as a new mediation program.Jerusalem