18-35 years-old and interested in making Israel your home? We offer specialized aliyah absorption programs designed to help young olim and students take their first steps to a lifetime in Israel.
Ease into your absorption by learning Hebrew at your level while connecting with other olim, enjoying cultural events and trips around Israel.
All your needs as a new oleh are taken care of in this unique Israeli housing arrangement, which serves as your first home from which to start the integration process.
First Home in the Homeland
First Home in the Homeland provides your young family with a warm home on a kibbutz for your first 6 or 12 months in Israel.
At Home Together (Babait Beyachad)
The At Home Together program recruits volunteers from the native and immigrant Israeli population to assist the integration of new immigrants from all over the world into Israel.
Global Service Center
The Global Service Center is our one-stop Aliyah and Israel Experience Hotline, open throughout the day, in seven languages.
Aliyah of Rescue
For more than 65 years, The Jewish Agency for Israel and its partners have kept an unwavering promise to the Jewish people: to bring any Jew, from anywhere in the world, to safety in Israel.
Since the early 1950s, The Jewish Agency has assisted more than 40,000 Ethiopians with their immigration to Israel.
Coming Home with Shirel Bitan
A new Olah from France, a talented singer-song-writer, a proud Zionist – and a mother of two: meet Shirel Bitan. This week, the feisty contestant Shirel Bitan passed another round of eliminations with
From Anti-Semitism in Hungary to Sirens in Israel
Since the rise of the Hungarian radical nationalist political party Jobbik, anti-Semitism has become common in Hungary and has spread from the minority to the majority.
From the Riots of France to the Rockets of Ashkelon
David Alimi and his family, one of the first recipients of Israeli citizenship from the recent French Aliyah charter flight, went to their new home in Ashkelon -- just as rockets struck.
From Eastern Ukraine to Israel
For the past year and a half, The Jewish Agency has been there to help the Zolodyev family, every step of the way. This began with their daughter Aleksandrina’s participating on Sela, moving to a
Aliyah on the Rise: 29,500 Immigrants Arrived in Israel in the Jewish Year 5775*
Israel saw a big rise in immigration this year, with 29,500 who moved to Israel from 97 countries around the world.
Keeping Life Normal in Southern Israel - At All Costs
How can we help our small children, who waited so long for their summer vacation, to overcome their fears and disappointments? Ravit Elia-Leib, Director of Welfare and Social Services for Ethiopian