Israelite Home of Uruguay

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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


We believe elderly people must live their life to the fullest while caring for their health so we have plenty of activities in different workshops which stimulate their cognitive abilities.

  • 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 provide personalized attention in an integrated way, staying in touch with the residents´ families, as we offer them support and help.

We have a kosher and balanced menu adapted to each resident`s needs, based on the advice of a nutritionist and in accordance with traditional flavors.

  • Medical assistance
  • Heating
  • Emergency bell
  • Surveillance
  • Laundry
  • Cleaning
  • Physiotherapy room
  • Chiropody
  • Hair-dressing
  • Manicure
  • WiFi
  • TV
  • Cable TV
  • Security cameras
  • Medical procedures

Our plans

Home: Living in the Hogar with medical asistance, nursing service 24 hours a day, pharnacy, four meals a day, activities which promote intelectual abilities, a garden to enjoy the matute and more amenities.


Hogar Day Home: Being part of daily activities in order to stimulate the remaining abilities, with the option of meals and transfering.
Home Recovery: Post hospital service.
Short staying: Use of facilities and services in specific circunstamces.


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.