Japan IsraAID Support Program

On March 11th 2011, Japan's northern Tohoku region was devastated by a powerful earthquake and massive tsunami. The loss in human life and damage to the infrastructure was overwhelming, and governments and organizations rushed in to help. The first IsraAID teams arrived on the ground 4 days after the tsunami and distributed aid, cleaned houses, created child-friendly spaces, and rebuilt schools. During this period, IsraAID discovered a worrying and rapidly growing need for psycho-social and post-traumatic care, and the organization launched the Japan IsraAID Support Program (JISP). In 2013, IsraAID officially opened a branch in Japan, Japan IsraAID support Program (JISP), to continue bui...
Healing Japan
 
"Just yesterday, she finally started to talk about that day - after almost 5 years.", our local partner psycho-therapist tells us about one of her numerous clients in Rikuzentakata. While more housings and infrastructure have been restored, the needs for mental health care services and resources in the disaster affected areas continue to grow larger. We support earthquake and tsunami survivors and care providers in their efforts to enhance the psychosocial recovery of the people in Tohoku. project reportread updates from the field
Rebuilding Communities of Sanriku Coastal Areas
 
5 years after the powerful tsunami which destroyed nearly 400,000 houses, many victims are still continuing their endless journey to find a new "home" where peace can be found. Whilst they struggle to adjust to a new environment, they are placed under extreme stress, and suffer isolation and depression. It is thus crucial that the residents of each new community can develop strong bonds with others. Through this project, JISP aims to support the local efforts to build a resilient community project reportread updates from the field
 
   

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