The scene was moving and meaningful. Sulam's special needs children, students at Sulam branches in Jerusalem, Telzestone and Bet Shemesh, and their families participated in a Hachnasat Sefer Torah to the Meor Chaim Bet Midrash in Jerusalem.
The occasion was a very special football game played between members of the Beitar Jerusalem Football League and the young players of SULAM. The game was played on the therapeutic playground of the SULAM Early Childhood Development Center on Sorotzkin St. in Jerusalem.
Knesset Member Isaac (Buji) Herzog paid a visit to Sulam to join us as we celebrate 30 years of excellence in special education. Mr. Herzog was very eager to meet the students face to face, and to converse with staff members about the latest cutting edge therapies available to our special children.
Sulam, the foremost special education organization in Israel is celebrating a major milestone and a very impressive birthday. Joining in the celebrations were leading government and municipal officials who came to visit Sulam.
The sixth annual DIR conference opened last week in the Wingate Institute in Netanya, Israel. The conference, with its motto "The Communication Bridge" was devoted to the latest research and discussion of the DIR/Floortime method.
The mayor of Jerusalem, opened Sulam's thirtieth birthday celebrations. Mr. Barkat arrived at Sulam's Therapeutic Development Center on Rechov Sorotzkin in Jerusalem, accompanied by leading officials in the Jerusalem Municipality.