Israel

Agaf Agunot in the בית דין הרבניים

Summary

The Rabbanut arbitrates on matters relating to Jewish divorces.

Contact

972-76-8894787.

Bat Melech

Summary

Bat Melech offers an array of services including a hotline, shelters, legal aid, and education and public awareness initiatives. Legal assistance is provided to women in matters related to family, including: child support, alimony, child custody and custody orders, divorce, protection / restraining orders, injunction orders, foreclosure orders, exit delay orders, and distribution of common property. The Legal Aid Department currently operates in the Jerusalem area, but handles requests from all over the country.

Contact

Israel: 1-800-292-333; International +972-2-633-8929; batmelech.office@gmail.com

Center for Women's Justice

Summary

The Center for Women's Justice offers legal representation and consultation for women in Israel when facing corruption at a rabbinic court, and also offers prenuptial agreement counseling.

Contact

Mavoi Satum

Summary

Mavoi Satum offers legal aid and advocacy, as well as counseling.

Contact

+972-026712282 ms@mavoisatum.org

Mediation In Israel

Summary

Mediation in Israel offers mediation services.

Contact

54-561-9024

Na'amat: Legal Aid & Family Rights Centers

Summary

With facilities in Israel’s four major cities, NA’AMAT services over 10,000 women in need annually. Lawyers, social workers and counselors address issues confronting individuals and families with workshops support groups, couples’ mediation and one-on-one counselling. Innovative vocational and leadership courses are also offered to women seeking to advance their careers and to start new businesses.

Contact

+972-03-5254422; shirlisha@naamat.org.il

WIZO: Women's International Zionist Organization

Summary

Throughout Israel, WIZO operates walk-in legal aid centers, hundreds of empowerment programs, centers and support groups for single parents, domestic violence shelters and programs, and more.

Contact

+972-03-6923791; michalh@wizo.org

Yad LaIsha: The Monica Dennis Goldberg Legal Aid Center and Hotline

Summary

Yad L'Isha helps agunot in obtaining a Get, houses a legal aid center, and runs a hotline.

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