National:

Police: 100  
Ambulance: 101      

Medical Help

  1. Maslan
    Maslan provides services to women from all over the Negev who are victims of physical, sexual or emotional violence. The Center operates a 24-hour telephone hotline, a shelter for battered women and their children, legal aid for women who cannot afford legal services, support groups for victims of sexual violence, including incest and rape. Maslan is also an agent of social change, and works to enhance the community's understanding and awareness of violence against women through lectures and workshops in all contexts, including elementary and secondary schools, university departments, army units and social service institutions.
    Address: Negev Women's Support Center, P.O. Box 904, Beer Sheva 84701
    Phone / Fax: 07-627-9245

Legal Help

  1. Yad Leisha: Max Morrison Legal Aid Center and Hotline
    Provides legal aid and assistance for survivors
    Address: 31 Leib Yaffe Street, Jerusalem 93390
    Phone: 02-6710743
    Fax: 02-6710144
  2. IWN: Israel Women's Network
    The Israel Women's Network's hotline provides legal advice as well as information and referrals. IWN advocates on behalf of women to advance their status in Israel and to implement a feminist agenda of justice and equality.
    Address: Beit HaTurkiz, 33 Pierre Koenig Street, Talpiot, Jerusalem 93479
    Phone: 02-671-8885  
    Fax: 02-671-8887  
    Email:
    resource@iwn.org / legal@iwn.org 
  3. Woman to Woman, Jerusalem Shelter for Battered Women
    Provides shelter, legal aid and assistance and crisis response to battered women.
    Address: POB 10403, 91103 Jerusalem, Israel
    Email address:
    jshelter@netvision.net.il 

Resources (Food, Shelter, Clothing, Crisis Response)

  1. Bat Meleen for Orthodox Women
    Provides Emergency Residences for Women who have survived violence.
    Phone: 02-537-6696
  2. The Center for Family in the Orthodox Community
    Provides crisis response and emergency assistance for survivors of domestic violence.
    Phone: 02-537-6696
  3. Bat Melech
    Provides shelter, counselling, psycho-social services, legal counsel and representation for women who have survived violence.
    Address: PO Box 41247, Jerusalem, Israel 91412
    Email:
    office@batmelech.org 
    Phone Israel: 1800-292-333
  4. The Haifa Women's Coalition
    The Haifa Women's Coalition is a unique group of four registered non-profit volunteer organizations working together: the Haifa Rape Crisis Center, Isha L'Isha - Haifa Feminist Center, Haifa Battered Women's Hotline and Kayan - Feminist Organization for Arab Women. The Coalition educates the public on issues of women's status, provides direct counseling and crisis intervention services to survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence, locally and nationally in Hebrew, Arabic, Russian, Amharic and English. The mission of the Coalition is to establish a community of enlightened women and men, adults and youth, living in a multi-cultural society where gender differences no longer form the basis for sexual discrimination or for violence against women.
    Address: 47 Hillel Street, Haifa 33727
    Phone: 04-853-0159
    Fax: 04-851-1954  
    Email:
    hwc@netvision.net.il 
  5. The Haifa Battered Women's Hotline
    The Haifa Battered Women's Hotline provides a 24-hour hotline, crisis intervention, community education and outreach, support group for women leaving shelters, counseling, legal aid and representation and placement in safe housing - shelters or alternative housing. Volunteers from the hotline will accompany women victims to the police, court, hospital, social workers and other community service agencies. The Hotline runs Israel's only National Hotline for the Prevention of Domestic Violence. Services are extended to callers in five languages: Hebrew, Arabic, Russian, English and Amharic.
    Address: P.O. Box 9589, Haifa 31095
    Phone: 04-853-0161
    Fax: 04-851-1954  
    Toll Free Hotline: 1-800-22-0000  
    Email:
    hbhw@netvision.net.il 
  6. Haifa Women's Crisis Shelter
    The Haifa Women's Crisis Shelter provides immediate, short-term shelter for women victims. The shelter serves as a ""clearinghouse' for the other battered women's shelters in Israel, accepting women for short periods of time and then referring them to long-term battered women's shelters or alternative housing arrangements.
    Address: P.O.B. 7611, Haifa 31076
    Email:
    hwcs@actcom.co.il 
  7. The Haifa Rape Crisis Center
    The Haifa Rape Crisis Center purpose is to serve victims of sexual violence, incest and sexual harassment and their friends and families. The Center provides direct aid through their 24-hour hotline and counseling for victims. The Center's volunteers accompany victims to police stations, hospitals and courts. In addition, the Center conducts workshops, lectures and counseling to social workers, high school counselors, ulpanim, hospitals and army personnel. The Center just opened an outreach and educational program geared towards Ethiopian women. The Center conducts professional training through their Hospital Personnel Training Project, Local Welfare Offices Project and the Police Force Enrichment Project
    Address: P.O.B. 44628, Haifa 31445
    24-hour hotline: 04-853-0533 / 04-853-0531
    Fax: 04-853-0568
    Email:
    hrcc@netvision.net.il 
  8. Isha L'Isha - Haifa Feminist Center
    Isha L'Isha is a multiservice women's center that has a wide range of diverse outreach programs for women. They have a battered women's hotline and a social worker who staffs a program and services for battered women. Isha also has a resource center and library. Isha conducts skill building and empowerment classes.
    Address: 44 Hillel Street, Haifa 33727
    Phone: 04-853-0159
    Fax: 04-851-1954  
    Email:
    Ishaisha@netvision.net.il 
  9. Women for Women - Haifa Battered Women's Shelter
    Women for Women services are provided under their various projects. There is a Women's Social Worker for counseling and facilitation during a women's stay at the shelter. The Graduate Program assists women who have left the shelter in their readjustment to society. The Legal Aid Project provides representation and assistance in legal matters.  
    Address: P.O.B. 4667, Haifa 31046
    Phone: 04-866-2114
    Fax: 04-864-3101  
    Email:
    women_for_women_@hotmail.com 
  10. Battered Women's Hotline
    The Battered Women's Hotline is a 24-hour hotline offering immediate support and referrals.
    24-hour hotline: 02-651-4111
  11. Crisis Center for Religious Women
    Provides counselling and crisis response for survivors of violence. CCRW is a 24-hour hotline service which provides emotional support and advice for religious/charedi women who are in crisis.
    Phone: 02-655-5744/5
    Beeper services: 02-629-4666, ext. 23912 / 03-610-6666, ext. 23912 / 04-830-6666, ext. 23912 / 04-627-8866, ext. 23912
  12. Crisis Counseling Hotline in English
    Provides crisis response and counselling assistance for women who have survived violence.
    Phone: 1-800-363-400 / 02-654-1111
  13. National Rape Crisis Hotline
    Provides crisis assistance to survivors of rape and sexual violence.
    Phone: 1202
  14. L.O. - Combat Violence Against Women
    L.O operates hotlines for women, children and teens. L.O. operates 3 shelters for women in Israel: Herzlia, Hadera & Rishon le Zion. The shelters' house women, veterans and immigrants from the former USSR, Ethiopia, Jewish & Arab. L.O. provides community education and outreach to students, police, social workers, nurses and paramedics, groups of professionals as well as women's organizations and school children. In additon, L.O. lobbies the Knesset.
    Address: P.O.B. 5941, Herzlia 46101
    24- hour hotline: 1-800-353-300
    24 -hour hotline for women in distress09-950-5720
    Fax: 09-955-1022  
    Email for assistance:
    helpline@no2violence.co.il 
  15. WIZO - Women's International Zionist Organization
    WIZO through their Centres for the Prevention of Violence in the Family and a partnership with the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs sponsors hotlines, two shelters and support groups for battered women, emergency buttons, legal clinics, community education, outreach and research on the subject of violence in the family. A "halfway house” provides semi-independent living for single parent homes.
    Address: Advice Bureaux 38 David Hamelech Boulevard Tel Aviv
    Phone: 03-692-3791; 03-692-3792; 03-692-3717
    Fax: 03-692-3796  
    Email:
    wizo@wizo.org 
  16. NA'AMAT Movement of Working Women and Volunteer        
    NA'AMAT's Center for the Treatment and the Prevention of Violence in the Family provides professional management of Centers for the Prevention of Violence in the Family in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Haifa. Services include telephone crisis intervention, community education for professionals and the general public, counseling and legal assistance.
    Address: 93 Arlozoroff Street, Tel Aviv 62098
    Phone: 03-692-1970/5
    Fax: 03-691-2979
  17. The Crisis Center for Religious Women
    Provides subsidized counselling and educational workshops for women.
    Address: Post Office Box 43092 Jerusalem 95400
    Hotline 02-655-5744/5  
    Email:
    ccrw@netvision.net.il 
  18. The Counseling Center for Women
    Provides free to almost-free therapy and counselling to survivors of violence.
    Address: Jerusalem Office, 4 HaRav Ashi Jerusalem 91130
    Phone: 2-678-5210
    Fax: 2-679-5483
  19. The Counseling Center for Women
    Provides free to almost-free therapy to women who have survived violence.
    Address: 8 Herzl Street, Ramat Gan 52431
    Phone: 3-673-9006
    Fax: 3-673-9032
    Email:
    ccw@netvision.net.il 
  20. Kol Ha-Isha Women's Centre        
    Provides women with the support and resources needed to address their immediate and long-term social, legal and emotional needs in a caring, confidential environment. In addition, the Centre's Community Support/Empowerment Groups provide support to women in a variety of situations.
    Address: Jerusalem Center, 38 Ben Yehuda Street, 3rd Floor, Jerusalem 94593
    Phone: 02 622 2455
    Fax: 02 625 6187  
    Email:
    kolisha@netmedia.net.il 
  21. Kol Ha-Isha Women's Centre
    Provides women with the support and resources needed to address their immediate and long-term social, legal and emotional needs in a caring, confidential environment. In addition, the Centre's Community Support/Empowerment Groups provide support to women in a variety of situations.
    Address: Jerusalem Center, 38 Ben Yehuda Street, 3rd Floor, Jerusalem 94593
    Phone: 02 622 2455
    Fax: 02 625 6187  
    Email:
    kolisha@netmedia.net.il 
  22. Jerusalem Shelter for Battered - Women Woman to Woman
    Provides group and individual therapy, expert legal counsel and representation before civil and rabbinical courts. The shelter has a Children's Center for youngsters accompanying their mothers.
    Address: Post Office Box 10402, Jerusalem
  23. Assiwarthe Feminist Arab Movement in support of Victims of Sexual Abuse
    Provides counselling and crisis response to survivors of sexual abuse
    Phone: 04-853-3044

Education and Empowerment

  1. Kolhaisha
    Provides education, capacity-building and training for women who have survived violence
    Phone: 02-6222455