Assistance to Families in Financial Distress
Financial distress has both immediate and long-term implications in all areas of life at home, including relationships, parenting, education and daily functioning. The first victims of financial pressure are the children at home who experience feelings of deprivation, neglect and hunger instead of a warm and loving home that will give them serenity and security.
From here the road to the street is very short, steep and dangerous.
Merkaz Libi assists families in financial distress by distributing food baskets and food vouchers before the Chagim, in order to ease the burden of expenses and to enable these families to celebrate the holiday in a fitting and dignified manner that will give them some breathing space, new forces and a drive to continue.