People with Disabilities in Israe – Facts & Figures

From the booklet: "The State of Israel provides services to children and adults with
physical, sensory, mental health and intellectual disabilities. In recent years, Israel ratified the United Nations Convention on the
Rights of People with Disabilities and legislation has been passed to promote the inclusion of people with disabilities in the community.
However, despite these developments, much still needs to be done in order to better integrate people with disabilities into all
.aspects of Israeli life and to help them realize their full potential
Our hope is that the information presented here will help to clarify and focus attention on the remaining challenges and assist in the
".Efforts to address them