Designed to accommodate those w/ physical disabilities and special medical needs who deserve the amazing opportunity to enjoy Israel. We know it is important for everyone to get the full Birthright Israel experience, so we created a fully accessible trip that allows you to immerse yourself in the country while traveling w/ medical and support staff to ensure no barrier stands in your way. While enjoying amazing sites, activities, and friendships, you’ll have an experiences that lasts a lifetime!
This trip is exclusive with Israel Free Spirit, one of the Birthright Israel trip organizers, in partnership with YALLA.
Registration is Now OPEN. Click here to apply now!
What are the trip dates?
Our trip is 10 days long. The pilot trip will be this summer on August 19 from New York.
What is the cost?
Our trip is FREE from New York! Participants from outside of New York are responsible to get to New York. When completing your application you will be asked to put down a $250 deposit. This deposit will be refunded to you after you return from the trip or if you are not accepted. The only way to lose the deposit is if you are accepted on the trip but then cancel less than 65 days before the trip.
What is the trip like?
The trip consists of 10 days of travelling through Israel. We follow a typical schedule at a more relaxed pace. We choose more interactive, hands-on and accessible activities that speak to the strengths of our participants.
Who is eligible?
The trip is open to Jewish young adults age 18-26 (we are able to accommodate certain individuals up until age 29) living in North America. Applicants cannot have spent time on any organized peer trip/program in Israel after the age of 18. Eligibility is determined through our intake process. We take a total of 24 participants on each trip. If participants are unable to make it on the trip they applied for, they are added to a waitlist for the following trip. Applicants must have a valid passport that will not expire within 6 months of returning from the trip.
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