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Mom has been living at the Hogar some years and I celebrate it daily. She did not want to at first, but with time, we realized it was the best decision. The first years she enjoyed them quite a lot, danced, sang, made jam...

Dinah SpitalnikIvetta Konforti daughter

For us the Hogar Israelita is the best thing that could have happened to our father, after a big loss, our mother. His own words: “my second home (hogar)”....

Judith Buksman and siblingsIsacc Buksman’s children

Some grandparents have to live in institutions where medical and administrative protocols are prioritized, others stay at home with caretakers, but they lack medical care...

Jacki MiodownikLilian Seldes 's daughter.

“Hogar” never so well named. That is how my mom feels, part of a family, at home (hogar). With the right staff and always watchful to everything that’s happening and how each resident is feeling....

Ronit SachelMiriam Cohn’s daughter
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We are supported by an excellent team of specialized professionals who provide medical care at any time of the day all year round.
The pharmacy is in charge of delivering medicine in a responsible and careful way.

We have:
Medical care

Occupational therapy
Nursing 24hs

Wide array of scheduled activities for active life. Different daily proposals and workshops enhance stimulation of both physical and cognitive capabilities.

  • Hebrew
  • Literature
  • Animal-assisted therapy
  • Piano
  • Dance
  • Cognitive improvisation
  • Yoga
  • Philosophy
  • Jewish stories
  • Music therapy
  • Dance relaxation
  • Physiotherapy
  • Theatre
  • Flamenco
  • Crafts
  • Music to wake up
  • Chorus
  • Tango therapy
  • Shabat
  • Storytelling

We offer personalized care with a specialized team who accompanies the resident providing closeness, assistance, stimulation and support. The area of Resident Care is the direct contact with the families, receiving and managing all inquiries. The team works in coordination with all areas and professionals in the Hogar building a global and comprehensive vision.

We offer a balanced menu adapted to each of the resident’s nutritional needs. Led by a nutritionist, the gastronomical area is in charge of keeping the Jewish culture alive through all senses.There is a wide array of dishes with an excellent presentation. Kosher kitchen.

  • Rooms, suites and individual and shared apartments
  • Synagogue
  • 3000 square meters of natural park
  • Clinic
  • Nurses’ stations
  • Social and recreational rooms
  • Physiotherapy room
  • Organic vegetable garden
  • Residency
  • Panoramic view terrace
  • Dining rooms
  • Conference room
  • Beauty salon
  • Multimedia area
  • Library
  • Laundry room
  • Canteen
  • Cowork
  • Barbecue
  • 24 hour available nurses
  • Physiotherapy
  • Daily activities
  • Kosher gastronomic services (Breakfast, lunch, afternoon snack, dinner and in between snacks).
  • Podiatry
  • Laundry service
  • Cleaning
  • Security 24 hour
  • Closed circuit television CCTV
  • Emergency bell
  • Reception
  • Heating
  • Cable TV
  • WIFI
  • Medical examinations
  • Medical errands
  • Care service
  • Concierge and courier service
  • Hairdresser and barber service
  • Canteen

Our plans

Home: Living in the Hogar with total access to the facilities, services and natural park. Care and comprehensive medical attention 24 hours a day. Active and stimulated life through a wide variety of physical therapies, cognitive, entertainment and Jewish activities. Multi-disciplinary team with over 130 employees.


Daytime Hogar : Taking part in the Hogar’s active life: activities, workshops, shows, outings, therapies and religious services. Ride and meals options can be included.
Recovery: Post hospitalization service with comprehensive care. Full access to services and facilities of the Hogar.
Short stays: Living at the Hogar with full access to services and facilities for a predetermined term.


Our honorary and committed Board of Directors leads all areas. It’s progress motto replicates itself in the professional team, who face its tasks in a serious and respectful manner day after day. Solidarity is a concept that characterises the Hogar. Our greatest challenge lies in contributing to living a quality elderhood.

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I want to take part

The traditional practice. Help us raise funds for our grandparents. We are really proud of this important mitzvah. In moments of joy, remind the ones who need help.