Chimes’ ‘Or’ Rehabilitation Day Care Center, Modi’in”
* Or = Light.
Manager: Anat Amir
Chimes Israel has been operating the Chimes’ “Or” Rehabilitation Day Care Center, in Modi’in since 2006 in cooperation with the Modi’in Municipality under the supervision of the Ministry of Welfare and Social Services and the Ministry of Health for the purpose of providing rehabilitation treatment services to children, aged 6 months to 3 years, with developmental delays from Modi’in, Maccabim, Reut and the neighboring communities.
The Objectives of the Chimes’ “Or” Day Care Center:
- To offer rehabilitative and therapeutic intervention in the early stages of the child’s development for the purpose of helping the child reach his maximum potential.
- To provide assistance and support to the child’s family in dealing with the child’s treatments while minimizing the effects of this child’s disability on the family
Each year, the Chimes’ “Or” Day Care Center cares for approximately 40 infants and toddlers with developmental delays caused by various syndromes, congenital injuries, diseases and conditions whose cause is unclear. The children are transported to the center and back home with an escort.
At the Chimes’ “Or” Day Care Center, the children receive educational and advanced paramedical treatments in a kindergarten setting – including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and more, by kindergarten teachers, assistants, paramedical therapists, psychologists, nurses, etc. The skilled, professional staff members have years of experience and expertise in working with young children with special needs.
Emphasis is put on holistic work including staff and parent training centering on the therapeutic and environmental needs of the child. The most advanced technological equipment is used, emphasizing continuity and intensive work with the child and his family.
The Chimes’ “Or” Day Care Center maintains intensive contact with the Child Development Clinics, Kupot Cholim (HMOs) and the Ministry of Welfare and Social Services to help the child and his family as much possible.
Sundays through Thursdays from 07:30 to 15:30
Fridays from 07:30 to 12:30
Haomarim 33 Av, Modi’in