Those who visit Neve Hanna immediately fall in love with it. People are captivated by the sound of children's laughter, the aroma of freshly baked bread and cookies wafting from the in-house bakery, the peacefulness of the petting zoo and the pleasant surrounding greenery.
Neve Hanna is a children's home located in Kiryat Gat. The children who reside in Neve Hanna have been removed from their homes and now live in family-like units grouped according to age. There are four family-like units for children between 6 and 18 years of age. The children's home also offers three afternoon daycare programs designed for children who return to their homes in the evening. One of these programs is a joint Jewish-Bedouin program.
Neve Hanna's highly devoted staff plans individual as well as group programs and therapies, with the goal of rehabilitating severely traumatized children, empowering them and promoting their educational and social development while imparting to them the tools to build successful, independent, self-sufficient future lives. The in-house bakery, for example, teaches children the values of work and imparts to them useful life skills such as ethics and business management.
Above all, Neve Hanna is a warm, loving home environment for the children, which offers support, assistance, guidance and care. In Neve Hanna, children grow up to become self confident and independent adolescents and young adults. And along the way, Neve Hanna staff is there to offer a helping hand and gently guide them through hard times.