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Beit Issie Shapiro is a national, multi-purpose organization that develops and provides services for children and adults with developmental disabilities. It has played a leading role in promoting the inclusion of people with special needs in society and is a vigilant advocate for better legal provisions for and with people with special needs.
The organization was founded in 1980 and has a measurable impact on some 30,000 people, annually. Through its international affiliations, community education and training programs its impact is also reaching professionals in other countries around the world.
* The Issie Shapiro Center provides innovative and high quality therapeutic and educational services.
* The Issie Shapiro Forum works for social change and advocacy in the community.
* The Trump Institute engages in development, research and training.
The Beit Issie Shapiro brand is identified with the development of knowledge and a commitment to sharing it with others. Through providing services, rigorously evaluating practices and developing replicable models, the organization constantly learns and developing tools to help professionals and service providers to upgrade their skills and improve their practices.
Beit Issie Shapiro is raising the benchmark in special education, treatment and social services.