Best Friends

Best Friends
Best Friends

Meet Nana (L) and Yafit (R), new members of Ezer Mizion’s Rinat Bakshi Wildlife Pavilion .

The dogs are part of the innovative dog therapy program for young cancer patients.  They have truly become ‘best friends’ to the children living inside a nightmare of pain and terror. A research project on resident dog therapy is currently under way, funded by the Jetti, Aaron and Simon Blum Foundation of Switzerland.

 

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The Purim spirit breaks through the gates of cancer

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From tiny tots to teens, tears turned to grins when community members shared their Purim day with kids at Ezer Mizion whose every moment is clouded by their battle with a monster named Cancer.

 

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Alon Meets Uri Zohar

Sometimes it’s the inability of a child to emotionally cope with the nightmare of cancer. Sometimes it’s an elderly patient in need of dialysis who has no means of ‘getting there’. Or it may be a new mother who is not able to handle her large family due to post-partum depression orpr gen Uri Zohar1438_ne_photo_stories1_743dc perhaps a six year old child whose development is hampered by his inability to speak. Continue reading Alon Meets Uri Zohar

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