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.
My American Boy Serving in Gaza
Sadok has been serving for a full year now. He was called to the Gaza border a month ago. He sat at the border for weeks before being called in.
Emergency Hotline for Immigrants
In response to Israel's ongoing security situation, The Jewish Agency is offering an emergency hotline for immigrants (olim) to help cope with the stresses and emotional difficulties related to
A New Year in a New Homeland
At a Rosh Hashana party in Beersheva’s Yeelim Absorption Center for New Immigrants, 100 participants gathered, including both olim and Masa participants from the former Soviet Union studying Hebrew at
A Honeymoon in Israel
Ilana and Yonatan Cohen have been married for a month – and though they are originally from the City of Light, the City of Love, Paris, they’ve chosen Israel as their honeymoon destination, and also
Asher Vaknin: Fighting for Home
Asher Vaknin, Director of the Nurit Absorption Center in Beersheva, is the father of two soldiers who currently serving in Gaza.
Self-Defense for French Jews
Ilana Medar, 18, a bat sherut, and Shimon Abouka, 21, of Paris, were excited to take part of a ceremony with the “Magen” travel program, a joint initiative of The Jewish Agency, the World Zionist