Press release November 29, 2014

Mazal tov!
We bought a new home today!

We are excited and overjoyed to announce that after much anticipation Bat Melech closed on the purchase of our neighboring property today!!


Other articles in the media:

Interview with Riki Rath, board member.
Marking the International Day for the Prevention of Violence Against Women
London and Kirschenbaum, Channel 10 (Israel), Nov 25, 2014

They come broken, but here life returns
An overview of Bat Melech and abused women in general.
Nathan Jeffay, The Jewish Chronicle (London), Sep 12, 2014

Identifying with Independence Day
A personal essay written by a former shelter reseident.
Translated by Amy Oppenheimer, The Jerusalem Post, May 9, 2014

Even As I Walk In The Shadow Of Death… A Day In The Shelter
For Beaten Chareidi Women.

A comprehensive article on domestic violence and Bat Melech’s services.
Emily Amrousi , The Jewish Press, May 9, 2014

Refuge From Spouse Abuse For Religious Israeli Women.
Sally Oren, wife of former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren, and Hadassah Lieberman, wife of former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman, write on their recent visit to Bat Melech’s shelters in Israel.
Sally Oren & Hadassah Lieberman, The Jewish Week (New York), March 17, 2014

Saving the King’s Daughters.
A report prior to our 2014 spring tour to the USA and Canada.
Abigail Klein Leichman, The Jewish Standard (New Jersey), Feb 27, 2014

The man who established a shelter for battered Orthodox women.
An interview with Bat Melech founder and director, Noach Korman.
Ido Kenan, Haaretz (Israel), Jan 25, 2014

New wing launched in Jerusalem shelter for battered ultra-Orthodox women.
The Jerusalem Post – article on the launch of the new wing at one of our shelters.
Lidar Gravé-Lazi, The Jerusalem Post (Israel), Dec 31, 2013

Where Every Woman is a King’s Daughter.
Article including interviews with key staff members.
Gila Arnold, Mishpacha Magazine, Nov 25, 2013

A Unique Shelter Offers Salvation to Religious Women
Includes a report on a Bar Mitzva held at one of the shelters.
Jordana Schoor, The Jewish Link (New Jersey), June 27, 2013

A Sanctuary to Dwell In.
Article including warning signs that a friend or neighbor may be a victim of abuse.
Michal Eisikowitz, Mishpacha Magazine, June 19, 2013

Heeding the call for help
Interview with Bat Melech founder and director, Noach Korman.
Ruth Eglash, The Jerusalem Post (Israel), Oct 28, 2011

Israeli Shelter for Religious Women at Risk Treats its Clients Like Princesses.
Article on Bat Melech.
Atara Beck, The Jewish Tribune (Canada), Jan 10, 2008

Shelter from Abuse.
A report by an American high school’s visit to one of our shelters on a trip to Israel.
Rebecca Krevat, The Jewish Week (New York), 2005

A Room of Their Own.
Tamar Dresler, Ynet May 2, 2012

The Battered Wife Who Lives Next Door.
David Lev, Arutz Sheva Oct 1, 2010

Family Issues – Until When?
Jewish Press Magazine Dec 3, 2010

Facing up to the fear.
Ruth Eglash, Jerusalem Post Nov 26, 2010

Bat Melech e-Newsletter.
Oct 2010

Religious, hurt and hopeful.
Zoheret Cohen, Ynet Sep 12, 2010

Congregation Aish Kodesh of Woodmere raising awareness about domestic violence.
The Jewish Press, Oct 7, 2005