Milbat

Milbat
Program Name: 
"Amlan" Emergency Kits
Grant Year: 
2014
Grant Type: 
Israel
Grant Amount: 
$93,120
Interest Area: 
Emergency Assistance
Grant Purpose: 

“Amlan” Emergency Kits  provide people with disabilities and the elderly who stay in bomb shelters without toilet facilities the access to free of charge, portable toilet kits.

Description: 

Founded in 1981, Milbat’s mission is to improve the quality of life of disabled people and the elderly through an adapted technological environment. A multidisciplinary rehabilitation staff provides consultation to aid in adapting assistive devices. Milbat volunteers (420 technology and design experts) develop needed devices (custom made devices and devices targeted to large scale crowds) to disabled and elderly people who are unable to get them commercially.