Haredim no longer hide their disabled children

13.12.2011                      17.Kislev. 5772

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Haredim no longer hide their disabled children

United Torah Judaism MK Moshe Gafni: Ultra-Orthodox will no longer sweep those with special needs under the carpet.

The haredi (ultra-Orthodox) sector is giving up its shame about its physically and disabled children and will no longer sweep those with special needs under the carpet, United Torah Judaism MK Moshe Gafni said Monday.
Gafni was speaking at the first-of-its-kind conference of Kamocha – the roof body of religious and haredi voluntary organizations that work with disabled children and young adults….