Zir Chemed

Brightening the path to parenthood

Who We Are?

Some Things You Should Know About Us

A Little About Our Past

Many couples experience complex challenges before they are blessed with the birth of future generations.

Zir Chemed, the center for couples awaiting parenthood, accompanies these couples every step of the way-right through to their joyous celebration.

Zir Chemed was established in 1996, by Rabbi Nachum Tenenbaum, zt”l, with the aim of providing couples awaiting a child a supportive environment for the duration of their hopeful journey.


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Mission and Values

6 Reasons why you should choose us to help secure your future


We devote ourselves wholeheartedly to our couples. We offer each couple the services they need. We are there for them when things get tough. We help strengthen their marriage through stormy weather. We think about our couples constantly, and — we daven from the depths of our hearts that they should be granted a merciful salvation.


We stay abreast of the latest medical developments. We follow global research. We maintain contact with leading medical centers and bring all the necessary information to our couples. We strive for innovation and inspiration in all areas. We are leaders in the provision of social networking, emotional and psychological support. We are on a constant lookout for new initiatives that will provide our couples with beautiful memories on their way to their happy destination.


The knowledge that professionals are giving their all, both medically and emotionally, provides the paramount feelings of confidence and calm so necessary to the complex waiting period.


We are trustworthy. We follow the rules of medical ethics and confidentiality in all cases, including emotional processes and social initiatives. We believe that the couples’ privacy and honor are of supreme importance. Zir Chemed will not move an inch without receiving clear notice that a couple is willing and in agreement.


Zir Chemed is a professional organization. It is uncompromising in providing state of the art medicine and innovative methods, by leading doctors.


Jewish law is our guiding light and the path which we follow at all times. We are proud to be at the forefront of an entire range of medical piskei halacha, applicable to every new medical frontier. Zir Chemed maintains constant contact with leading poskim and Rabbonim from all affiliations in Israel and throughout the world.


Zir Chemed was established with the blessing and endorsement of Gedolei Yisroel, and follows their guidance at all times.

Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv

Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv

Rav Aron Leib Shteinman

Rav Aron Leib Shteinman

Rav Ovadia Yosef

Rav Ovadia Yosef


Dear couples, we are with you every step of the way!

Professional expertise enriched by a caring heart and an open hand to all.

Social Center

Social evenings
Brothers in Prayer

Emotional Support Center

Couple and individual therapy
Support groups
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Medical Center

Treatment Center

"We make a living by what we get, But we make a life by what we give.".

(Winston Churchill)

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For an initial professional consultation 1-800-240240