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Community Life

ESRA, Israel's largest English speaking community network, is committed to successful integration of olim, and bridging equity gaps in Israeli society. We provide services and activities, suited to all ages and stages of the aliya process, including personal support, networking activities, volunteering opportunities, social and cultural events, and special interest groups. ESRA Members also enjoy Member Only activities, discounts on events, the ESRA Magazine, and more.
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Volunteering Opportunities

“To play a part in the functioning of such a valuable organization offered me the personal satisfaction of contributing to a very worthwhile cause -- "making a difference." In fact, ESRA makes a huge difference not only in general terms, for the greater good, but also specifically, in its positive impact on the lives of individual volunteers, so that one can wholeheartedly concur with the opinion of most volunteers that more than to give, to volunteer means to receive. “

Personal Support

Personal Support for English Speakers

ESRA Welfare Fund for new Olim

Provides financial first aid for olim in crisis (according to fund criteria)
Send us an email

ESRA Friendship Services

Volunteers throughout Israel provide a listening ear and support for those
who need a friend.
Someone to visit or chat on the telephone.
For more information contact:
Cecily 050 3731302
Or ESRA Office 09 9508371
*complimentary service

ESRA Support and Counselling

Cares shared are cares halved.
ESRA provides a counselling service in English.
Individual/Couples counselling/Bereavement/Family issues/Support Groups for bereavement and caregivers Contact Susan 052 6989088

New Sessions:

New support group for challenges during the war situation.
Contact Bev 052 3584202 | Register here

Get it right in Israel

ESRA & Gvahim - two established and well-known NGOs, joined forces to provide olim with a single holistic solution. Combining their complementary services, professional expertise, and resources, to help olim Get It Right in Israel – personally, professionally and socially.

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