“The aims of H.O.B. are to help British immigrants from the UK and Ireland and further their integration by providing social, educational and cultural activities at branches throughout the country, as well as at national events.”
Created by Jacob Richman, is a comprehensive resource for finding computer jobs in Israel. The site includes bi-weekly job reports, salary surveys, a news archive, a English/Hebrew dictionary and an email list you can join.
Created by the Jewish Agency, this site provides information for new olim about settling in Tel Aviv. The site provides details about employment, housing, social activities and networking, as well as information for tourists.
This home page details the activities and services of this group that represents English speakers in Israel. Links created by the ESRA computer club to Jewish and Israeli sites as well as online buying sites are also available.
The mission of this organization is “to assist qualified olim from around the world in realizing their professional aspirations in Israel and provide them with a strong social anchor for a successful aliyah.” The site provides networking opportunities for new immigrants seeking jobs.
This shipping company specializes in service to Israel and offers a detailed description of the process of international shipping. It also has information on customs and storage. Of particular note are the useful resources on the specifics of shipping to Israel.
Nefesh B'nefesh helps North American Jews make aliyah by offering financial, professional, and logistical support to them. Their site provides extensive information about moving to Israel including their Aliyapedia and pilot trips.
The Nefesh BNefesh Business Directory provides a full listing of discounted services offered to Nefesh BNefesh Olim, with a range of professionals advertising competitive prices at locations convenient to you.
This company, based in Highland Park, New Jersey and Jerusalem, offers to find the best quote for shipping items to and from Israel. The site has many useful links for those moving to or from Israel, as well as information on shipping cars and appliances.
Part of AACI, this organization provides information in English to help new immigrants navigate the Israeli healthcare system and learn about the medical benefits available to them. There are guides to your rights, forms for the health insurance companies and a directory of organizations.
Created by Suzanne Suckerman, the Anglo List describes itself as "the premier directory site for information on all services, destinations and aspects of life in Haifa and Israel, for English-speaking olim, residents, tourists and businessmen." English-speaking olim can advertize their professional services on the list, which is browsable by subject and searchable by keyword.
“To ease the immigration and absorption process for new olim to Israel, Voleh provides helpful articles, guidance, and the assistance of volunteers who have themselves been through the process. Voleh is an organization made up of both lawyers and non-lawyers who try to help and guide Portuguese and English speaking immigrants—both new and old timers.”
This excellent list of resources for people contemplating aliyah was compiled by Jacob Richman, an oleh himself, and contains links to aliyah centers, appliances, housing, information files, jobs, learning Hebrew , olim organizations, useful addresses, web links and an article on "Why Aliyah?"