• Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Advocacy NGO
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1976

Friends of Yad Sarah

Yad Sarah Is Part Of Everyday Life In Israel Yad Sarah, the largest volunteer staffed organization in Israel, provides a vital array of compassionate health and home care services for people of all ages.   Founded in 1976, Yad Sarah now has 100+ branches throughout Israel staffed by more than 6,000 volunteers. Although the organization is best known for its extensive Lending Service for medical equipment, its 6,000+ volunteers also drive their wheelchair accessible vans, reach out to the homebound, advocate for the elderly at risk for abuse, provide in-home geriatric dental care and staff their Play Center for children with special needs. More than 420,000 receive help from Yad Sarah annually.   Yad Sarah’s annual operating budget is financed almost completely by donations, over 70 percent of which are raised within Israel. No ongoing government assistance is received.
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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • New York City
  • Adele Goldberg, Executive Director 445 Park Avenue, Suite 1702 New York, NY 10022
  • Israel
  • Jerusalem
  • Yad Sarah House – Kiryat Weinberg 124 Herzl Boulevard Jerusalem, 96187