Each year Jordan River Village welcomes
Since being sick doesn’t discriminate, neither does the Village–we accept children between age 9-18 from all over Israel, children of Jewish, Muslim and Christian faiths; children who speak Arabic and those who speak Hebrew; children from poor families and more affluent families, and children who are in wheelchairs and those whose illnesses can’t be seen on the outside.
Each year we have 40 sessions, representing approximately 20 distinct diseases including conditions like:
Jordan River Village hosts almost 40 sessions throughout the year:
At these sessions, campers meet other children who face the same challenges, make lifelong friends, and create important social networks.
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