Renovation Story – Holocaust Survivor

By |2020-11-10T13:27:06+03:00November 10th, 2020|Renovation Stories|

HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR WITHOUT HOT WATER In the center of Israel, a Holocaust survivor's water heater broke at the peak of the harsh winter. Bathing in the freezing water was not an option; therefore his care-giver bathed him with wet-wipes for over a week. Tenufa Bakehila received a call from the Holocaust survivor's nephew saying

Renovation Story – Plumbing

By |2020-11-10T13:13:34+03:00November 10th, 2020|Renovation Stories|

WHEELCHAIR BOUND CHILD STUCK AT HOME 24/7 WITH HIS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE TOILET OUT OF ORDER During the Corona lockdown, when families were at home 24/7, we received a call from a mother who lives in the center of the country. In a quiet, emotional voice, she said that one of her children suffers from cerebral

Renovation Story – Burnt Apartment

By |2020-11-10T10:19:21+03:00November 10th, 2020|Renovation Stories|

HOUSE FIRE RENDERS FAMILY HOMELESS  During the Corona lockdown, a huge fire devastated the home of a young family.  A short circuit developed into a fire that destroyed the content of the home, dissolving the water pipes and electrical lines. The family was left without any shelter or belongings besides the clothes on their

Renovation Story – Ceiling

By |2020-11-10T13:35:39+03:00November 10th, 2020|Renovation Stories|

A CEILING ON THE VERGE OF COLLAPSE Last month Tenufa Bakehila received an emergency call from a southern city-council representative. He described the desperate situation of an elderly woman living in an old house with her single-mother daughter and her son. The ceilings suddenly began to collapse. Clearly, this was a very dangerous situation

Renovation Story – Door Replacement

By |2020-11-09T16:07:56+03:00November 9th, 2020|Renovation Stories|

With a Broken Front Door the Family Felt Exposed and Fearful af Intruders During the Night A few weeks after the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic crisis, the social welfare departments were in the throes of a justified strike. However, when it came to urgent cases they were still working, because every social worker,