Opportunities for children with disabilities
Creating Hope for a Future
Children with disabilities and their families face extraordinary hurdles in the region. In the West Bank, restrictions on movement constrain access to therapy and rehabilitation services.
The stigma against people with disabilities in the Middle East requires parents to become effective advocates for their children. In many places there are simply no publicly-funded services available.
Without the services offered by Diocese of Jerusalem institutions, many children with disabilities would remain at home with no hope for a productive future.