This centre was built thanks to the generosity of Rae and Tom Mandel from Melbourne, Victoria. Modi’in has a thriving young community and the centre provides activities and services for the women of the city.

  • Women receive free legal advice from volunteer lawyers twice weekly.
  • Social workers and family counselors provide counseling and family mediation.
  • 20 women attend a Board of Director’s course in collaboration with Bar – Ilan University.
  • Bridge activities are held each Wednesday.
  • Women’s pilates classes, instructed by WIZO volunteers, are held every Friday.
  • A bazaar is held once a month for the sale of clothing and household items.
  • The senior citizen group at the centre organizes regular activities such as trips, performances, workshops, etc. for retired community members.
  • The facility rents out space for family events, lectures and workshops.

Activities for 2012:

  • In cooperation with the Social Welfare Department, young mothers attend workshops on re-entering the job market after maternity leave.
  • Workshops for women going through the transition to midlife.
  • Weekly bible lessons held for senior citizens.