Nishmat's Women’s Health and HalachaIn memory of Chaya Mirel bat R' Avraham

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Accessibility Statement – Nishmat’s Yoatzot Halacha Website

This accessibility statement is for the English Yoatzot Halacha Websites at


We see great importance in making our website and content accessible to the general public in the belief that we provide service and information for the general public regardless of the abilities or needs of the person using our service. We make efforts to make all the information accessible and to adapt it to the various needs of the people browsing our website.

The site is adapted to the requirements of Israeli law and the requirements of the Israeli standard AA level according to the requirements of the Israeli standard 5568 ת”י. Below are some of the actions taken on the site in order to make it optimally accessible to the needs of the various users:

1. Links in the website content appear in a different font color.

2. The site is optimized for viewing in all browsers.

3. The various files on the site appear as PDF files that make it easier to enlarge and read the texts.

4. In most of the videos there are subtitles that allow you to enjoy the content of the video even in the case of hearing impairment.

5. In the upper left part of the screen there is an accessibility menu (within this icon).

6. The accessibility menu includes adjustments of functional, graphic and textual elements for the benefit of surfers:

A. Site navigation using a keyboard and not just using the mouse

B. Canceling animations and flickering on the screen

C. Creating a contrast between the website background and the text

D. Selection to enlarge or record the text

E. Making the fonts on the site a readable and comfortable font

F. Marking titles and creating clear hierarchies

G. Prominent marking of links and buttons


Despite our efforts to make the site fully accessible, it is possible that there is content that we did not notice as not fully accessible. We will be happy to receive your feedback on materials that are not properly accessible or additional requests regarding the accessibility of information in the following ways:

Phone- 02-6404354

Email – [email protected]

The answer will be given in up to 5 business days.



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All health and health-related information contained within Nishmat's Women's Health & Halacha Web site is intended to be general in nature and should not be used as a substitute for consulting with your health care professional. The advice is intended to offer a basis for individuals to discuss their medical condition with their health care provider but not individual advice. Although every effort is made to ensure that the material within Nishmat's Women's Health & Halacha Web site is accurate and timely, it is provided for the convenience of the Web site user but should not be considered official. Advice for actual medical practice should be obtained from a licensed health care professional.

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