Archive: February 2019


Posted on February 19, 2019

Tahel is a 16 year old camper living with Type 1 Diabetes. In December of 2018, Tahel shared her story of being diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes and how the diagnosis impacted her life. Speaking in front of 1200 people, Tahel explained how her experiences at the Village were not just life changing but life Continue Reading »


Posted on November 3, 2017

Until the age of four, Oliver was a healthy and perfect child. All of a sudden he started rolling his eyes—a small thing, but his parents Talia and Eli worried. After many neurological tests, Oliver was diagnosed with Epilepsy. For four years, he had hundreds of seizures a day. His parents received advice from doctors Continue Reading »


Posted on October 24, 2017

Although Noam struggles every day her, smile is contagious! She embodies the idea that fun and friendship can be the best medicine. Background: Noam was diagnosed with Cystinosis when she was only 10 months old. Since then, she has spent significant time in the hospital. There are only four other kids in Israel with this Continue Reading »


Posted on October 24, 2017

His face can make you melt, and his story will bring you to tears. When you hear him speak, you realize that this child has strength beyond his age because CP has robbed him of a normal childhood. Background: Growing up with Cerebral Palsy has been challenging for Adam. Even getting out of bed every Continue Reading »

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