Saving the King’s daughters

The Jewish Standard – By Abigail Klein Leichman, Feb. 27, 2014

Shelter in Israel shields religious victims of domestic abuse

Noach Korman is one of those rare men who sees a societal problem and cannot turn the other way.

The problem was battered women among Israel’s religious population. His response, the organization Bat Melech (Daughter of the […]

By |March 3rd, 2014|Press|0 Comments

Bat Melech Newsletter – Feb 2014

We’re pleased to share with you Bat Melech’s February newsletter. The newsletter is a wonderful way to stay updated on the exciting work that we are doing at our shelters in Jerusalem and Central Israel, as well as our initiatives for the prevention of domestic violence throughout the country.

The newsletter includes an update on the […]

By |February 25th, 2014|Press|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE – Sally Oren and Hadassah Lieberman visit Bat Melech

Feb 4, 2014 Sally Oren (wife of former Ambassador Michael Oren) and Hadassah Lieberman (wife of former Senator Joe Lieberman, living in Riverdale NY) made a visit to Bat Melech in Israel. Hadassah and Sally comment on the state of domestic violence issues in the religious Jewish community, and urge individuals to get […]

By |February 4th, 2014|Press|0 Comments

A Talk with Noach Korman, Director of Bat Melech

Haaretz – By Ido Kenan, Jan. 25, 2014

How did you come to establish Bat Melech, the shelter for Orthodox and ultra-Orthodox women who have suffered domestic violence?

“Seventeen years ago, when I was working as a young lawyer, a Haredi woman asked me to represent her in divorce proceedings. She had fled from her […]

By |January 25th, 2014|Press|0 Comments

New wing launched in Jerusalem shelter for battered ultra-Orthodox women

Jerusalem Post – By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI Dec. 31 2013

Bat Melech charity, which provides assistance to victims of domestic violence in the religious and haredi communities, launched a new wing in its Jerusalem shelter last week and is already filled to capacity.

The NIS 1.5 million construction included the addition of new rooms, renovation of […]

By |December 31st, 2013|Press, מאמרים|0 Comments

Of Battered Men in Egypt, and Righteous Women (Hebrew)

Matzav Ruach – Noach Korman, Dec 20, 2013

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By |December 20th, 2013|Press|0 Comments

Announcement: inauguration of the new wing (Hebrew)

Bat Melech, an Amuta that assists abused religious women, and the Ministry of Welfare, will be hosting an event to launch the new wing at one of the two shelters operated by the Amuta. Those attending will include: Yossi Silman, Director-General of the Israeli Ministry of Welfare, Moti Vinter, Ayalah Meir, Zilit Jacobson, Chairman of Bat […]

By |December 19th, 2013|Press|0 Comments

Where Every Woman is a King’s Daughter

Family First (Mishpacha Magazine) – by Gila Arnold, Nov. 25, 2013

Michal, a resident of a chareidi neighborhood in Jerusalem, who worked part-time as a kindergarten teacher, never knew that she was a victim of domestic abuse until she brought her newborn for a checkup and the nurse raised the issue.

“My husband was severely controlling,” […]

By |November 30th, 2013|Press|0 Comments

Interview with Noach Korman, Director of Bat Melech (in Hebrew)

Arutz 7 – 18.11.2013

Watch an up-close and personal interview with Noach.

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By |November 18th, 2013|Press|0 Comments

A day at the Shelter for Abused Religious Women (Hebrew)

Yisrael Hayom – Nov. 10, 2013

“Just before we left the house, he spat on me and kicked me, then he left to Shul wearing his Talit, with us following in our Shabat clothes.”

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By |October 11th, 2013|Press|0 Comments