Beit Issie Shapiro is Israel’s leading organization in the field of disabilities.
The American Friends of Beit Issie Shapiro (AFOBIS) are dedicated to supporting Beit Issie’s mission in the United States.
Support from our American Friends impacts the quality of lives of children with disabilities and their families throughout Israel. Your support enables Beit Issie to share and leverage the innovative therapeutic services and programs developed by Beit Issie through their network of collaborations, research and training.
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Dental Care for All
Beit Issie Shapiro is collaborating in a pilot study with the University of Southern California (USC) and the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) to measure the impact of Multi-Sensory Therapy in reducing the stress levels of autistic during dental cleanings.
This study is one of three other professional collaborations between Beit Issie Shapiro and other Southern California Institutions.
Read more about these collaborations at JewishJournal.com
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Beit Issie Shapiro and iPads: Advanced technology, Advancing Communication
Beit Issie Shapiro is pioneering the use of iPads for children with disabilities, with a particular focus on providing them with the unprecedented ability to communicate.