Holocaust Survivors

Holocaust Survivors (2)

Friday, 24 March 2017 12:09

Chaim

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Age: 86
City: Haifa

He lives alone on the top floor of his building in an apartment that belongs to him. He can’t go downstairs because physically he is incapable of doing so by himself. Chaim has 3 sons who live considerably close, but they do not speak to him. They have forgotten that he exists. He lives alone.

Urgent Needs

Chaim needs funding so that he can pay for a nurse to aid him in his physical disabilities.

Friday, 24 March 2017 12:03

Riva

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Age: 71
City: Haifa

She came to Israel 4 years ago. Her husband died 4 years ago. She lives in a rented apartment. She is totally blind. She cannot do anything alone. She can’t eat, can barely get dressed and can’t go to the bathroom alone. Her only son is taking care of her who is also getting blind.

Urgent Needs: 

Riva is in desperate need for a nurse that can assist her for a longer amount of time everyday, who can help her with her day-to-day needs. Her and her son are also in need of assistance of money for rent, as her son is unemployed because of his poor eyesight.