The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
Women physically abused in domestic violence, may be eligible for the following benefits from the National Insurance Institute:
Accident allowances are paid for those hurt in an accident at home, on vacations and during leisure, if you have lost your functioning capacity as result of that injury.The allowance is paid for 90 days at most.
A woman injured in domestic violence may be entitled to accident injury allowance if she meets the following conditions of entitlement:
Detailed information about the conditions of entitlement to the allowance and claim submission can be found on the accident injuries site.
A general disability pension is paid to those who lost their earning capacity or to a housewife who lost her household functioning capacity, as results of a physical or mental disability.
A woman hurt in a domestic violence may be eligible for a general disability pension, if she meets the following conditions for at least 90 consecutive days:
Detailed information about the conditions of entitlement to the pension and claim submission can be found on the general disability site.
The attendance allowance is paid for purpose of personal care to a disabled person for help in performing daily activities and supervision.
A woman who incurred a disability as results of domestic violence, and needs help in performing daily activities (getting dressed, eating, bathing, mobility in the household and controlling secretions) for at least 90 days, or needs supervision - may be eligible for an allowance.
Detailed information about the conditions of entitlement to the pension and claim submission can be found on the attendance allowance site.
A woman hurt in domestic violence and was determined a medical disability of at least 20% as general disability, or of at least 10% as work injury - may be eligible for vocational rehabilitation that will help her in finding a job.Vocational rehabilitation includes: vocational diagnostic, academic or vocational studies, funding study accessories, support during studies and help in finding a job.
Detailed information about the conditions of entitlement to the pension and claim submission can be found on the vocational rehabilitation site.