Our Mission and Values

Teaching inclusion and acceptance within a supportive atmosphere. Shutaf is a year-round, Jerusalem-based, informal-education program for children and teens with special needs. Shutaf is inclusive, committed to a teaching model that welcomes and includes all children – with and without disabilities – regardless of educational, religious, and socioeconomic differences.

From the Shutaf Blog

  • The Four Children. Welcoming All Children to the Seder. 15/04/2015By Beth steinberg. This blog was originally posted on the Times of Israel, on April 2nd, 2015.  Each year, as we read the parable of the four children
  • My Perfect Internship 29/03/2015As a recent college graduate, it’s a pretty standard thing to do an internship. A lot of people my age do internships to get experiences in various di

What Shutaf Does

Shutaf offers year-round, inclusion programs for children and teens with and without special needs: Pesach and August vacation camps; weekly youth groups; Young Leadership Program for Teens; Life Skills Culinary Workshop for teens; and in 2014, IsraelForMe, customized travel to Israel for children with disabilities and their families.