The American Friends of Beit Issie Shapiro, Inc.

  • NY


25 West 45th Street
Suite 1405
New York
United States

About Us

The American Friends of Beit Issie Shapiro, a national fundraising organization with headquarters in New York, provides support for Beit Issie Shapiro - the leading innovator in the care and treatment of children with disabilities.

Beit Issie Shapiro improves the lives of more than 30,000 people every year and is Israel's leading innovator of new therapies, changing attitudes in society, advocating for better legislation and sharing knowledge internationally through research and training.

Located in Ra'anana, Israel, Beit Issie pioneered Israel's first Early Intervention Center, the first hydroptherapy program for children with developmental and physical disabilities, and the use of unique multi-sensory environment Snoezelen rooms for children with autism and other sensory issues. Beit Issie was named Israel's most effective non-profit organization in 2011.

With support in America, the UK, South Africa and beyond, Beit issie Shapiro's dedicated professional team changes lives of people with disabilities while reaching out and supporting families in an atmosphere of warmth, love and respect.