Migdal Or Center

Migdal Or (Lighthouse), as part of the Northern Goals Association, stands out as a comprehensive multi-service center dedicated to the rehabilitation of individuals with blindness or visual impairment. Each year, the Center supports over 5,000 individuals of all ages across Israel through its branches in Haifa, Tel Aviv, Be’er-Sheva, and Jerusalem.

The core mission of Migdal Or is to empower individuals with visual impairments to fully realize their potential. To achieve this, the Center offers a broad spectrum of services tailored to the needs of their clients, including:

Functional Rehabilitation: Training and support to enhance daily living skills and independence.

Vocational Rehabilitation: Assistance in finding and maintaining employment, including job training and placement services.

Emotional Rehabilitation: Counseling and psychological support to help clients cope with the emotional aspects of visual impairment.

Social Rehabilitation: Programs to enhance social integration and community involvement.

Migdal Or’s approach is holistic, ensuring that many services are available not only at the center but also within the individual’s everyday environment, such as their home or workplace. This ensures a more seamless integration of rehabilitation into daily life.

Furthermore, Migdal Or is at the forefront of disseminating knowledge and best practices in the field of visual impairment. This includes educating not only those directly affected by visual impairment but also their families, caregivers, and the broader community, thereby fostering a more inclusive society.

In summary, Migdal Or’s comprehensive services and innovative approach in the rehabilitation of people with blindness or visual impairment reflect its commitment to enabling every individual to achieve their fullest potential and lead a fulfilling life.