Introduction:

Special care is provided for blind and visually impaired toddlers in child development and early-childhood centers.


Special care is provided for blind and visually impaired toddlers in child development and early-childhood centers.

  • Treatment includes diagnosis and stimulation with the goal being to strengthen those behaviors in toddlers that are usually obtained by natural imitation.
  • The service is provided in child development centers, or in any other setting where the child is and is done with cooperation and involvement of the child's parents.

Center Locations

  • Central Region:
Tel Hashomer Child Development Center
Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621
Tel: 03-5302372
Fax: 03-5302236
  • Haifa Region:
The Hannah Khoushy Child Development Center
Bnai Zion Medical Center
Montefiore Street 19/A, PO Box 4940, Haifa 31048
Tel: 04-8359609
  • Southern Region:
Child Development Center
Soroka Hospital
PO Box 151, Beer Sheva 84101
Tel: 08-6400427
Fax: 08-6403264

Who is Eligible?

  • Preschool-age children who are blind or visually impaired.

How to Claim It?

  • This right may be claimed by directly contacting a relevant treatment center, and/or through a treating doctor and/or through a treating social worker.

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