batm-pic02Bat Melech is the only shelter for religious victims of domestic violence in Israel. Founded in 1995, Bat Melech is Israel’s most comprehensive network of social services for victims of abuse and operates shelters for Jewish women and children who are forced to leave their homes to escape abusive situations.

Bat Melech works with women of all ages and families addressing domestic violence and family justice spanning the entire spectrum, from economic empowerment to breaking the intergenerational cycle of violence, and from advocacy in the courts to lobbying the government.

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