Step 4: Continue the process vis-à-vis the welfare authorities

In the previous stage, the Expert Committee recommended that your child be suitable for a rehabilitation center specializing in vision and forwarded this recommendation to the Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services as well. Now, if you haven't opened a case at the welfare office where you live yet, now's the time. We will […]

Child over 3 years of age

Every child over the age of 3 in the State of Israel is in an educational framework. There are cases in which the kindergarten teacher notices that the child has a visual impairment that interferes with his daily functioning and it turns the parents' attention. Other times, there may be a deterioration in the child's […]

Step 2: Internally check the data

The professional team of ELIA, headed by our professional director who is a professor of paediatric optometry (an expert in the children's visual system) will review the information you have given us. The appropriate branch manager, also a professional, will also review the information. In fact, at this stage, we want to examine more thoroughly […]

Step 3 – Introductory Committee

At this stage we will invite you to an introductory committee, and an introductory committee is an expert committee. These expert committees convene on average once a month. Payment is free of charge to the committee. On the day of the committee and just before entering the committee itself, you will be asked to fill […]

Step 4: Continue the process vis-à-vis the welfare authorities

In the previous stage, the Expert Committee recommended that your child be suitable for a rehabilitation center specializing in vision and forwarded this recommendation to the Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services as well. Now, if you haven't opened a case at the welfare office where you live yet, now's the time. We will […]

Step 1: The first phone call to the A.I.P.

You are welcome to call the Nearest Elia Center. Don't hesitate, we're here for you. This is an initial acquaintance conversation in which we will listen and try to understand how we can help you. We'll explain it to you and we'd like to get to know you a little bit. For example, we will […]

Eliya is not the most suitable framework for the child

Sometimes it happens that we find that ELA is not the most suitable framework for the child. For example There are cases in which the child has a number of challenges besides the subject of vision and vision is not the main challenge that the child has to face. Therefore, a rehabilitation center specializing in […]