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The Legacy Heritage Fund Independent Living Neighborhood

The Legacy Heritage Fund Independent Living Neighborhood

Department Director: Luda Barkan

Phone:  02-6494252


Social Worker: Sharon Cherqui Agour

Phone: 02-6494340

The Legacy Heritage Fund Independent Living Neighborhood is intended for young  (18+) mobile respirator dependent adults who suffer from neuromuscular conditions such as Duchenne, Becker, SMA and Spinal Cord Injury. The Independent Living Neighborhood provides a home environment for young adults. The setting balances between the need for independence and medical supervision of the young adults.

The Neighborhood was designed together with the tenants and includes:

  • Suites
  • Club room
  • Spectacular garden
  • Sun deck

The Suites includes:

  • Private Bedroom with attached living rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Exit to garden
  • Shared Bathroom and Shower
  • Air Conditioning


  • Independence - Independent lifestyle as much as permitted.
  • Privacy - Private aesthetic rooms for each tenant with a home environment.
  • Medical Supervision - Supervision  and control system that enables independent function and quality of life.
  • Accessible staff during all hours of the day.
  • Participation - all decisions regarding the tenant's life style are made together with the tenants.