Emergency hotline for victims of sexual assault

1202: Women | 1203: Men

04-6566813: Arab Women | 02-6730002: Religious Women | 02-5328000: Religious Men
Open for calls 24 hours a day 7 days a week

ARCCI Staff and Board


  • Orit Sulitzeanu, Executive Director – Orit has served as executive director of the ARCCI since 2013. She has more than twenty years of experience in the fields of communications, public relations and managing public campaigns mainly concerning the status of women and the struggle to end violence against women. For over a decade she served as the Spokeswoman and director of the public relations department of Hebrew University, and before that she served as the Spokeswoman for the Israel Women's Network. Orit has a rich record of activities for the advancement of women in a variety of issues: the advancement of women in politics, the struggle against trafficking women, advancing the rights of Agunot and delayed divorce, the struggle to end violence against women, and the advancement of women in academia. Orit has a BA with honors from Hebrew University in East Asian Studies. She has two masters' degrees which she finished with honors in Non-Profit Administration and Communications from Hebrew University. Orit's thesis examined the influence of non-profits on the struggle against the trafficking of women in Israel. She is on the executive board of the non-profit "Kol HaIsha". She volunteered in a women's shelter in Jerusalem as part of the project "Noam", at the hotline for foreign workers, and at the Jerusalem rape crisis center in the education department and the hotline.
  • Attorney Ifat Belfer, Project Director for "The Gold Standard" for the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace – Ifat has two BAs from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem – one in law, and the other in Sociology and International Relations. She did her internship at the State's Attorney's office in the Criminal Department. She worked as a liaison in legal proceedings at Jerusalem's Rape Crisis Center. She also worked as an attorney representing women in the field of labor law in the law office "Keren Bar Yehuda".
  • Michal Baruch, Project and Administrative Coordinator – Michal has worked and been active in organizations working for human rights and women's rights for over 20 years. She worked at the Israel Women's Network and volunteered at Open Line, as well as the Israel Religious Action Committee where she coordinated the information center on the topic of religion and state. She worked for ten years as a media and social network manager, and volunteered with the non-profit "Machshava Tova" teaching computer skills to the underprivileged. She has a Bachelor's degree in law with an internship in human rights.
  • Adi Noked Weizman, Spokeswoman -Adi has a bachelor's degree in Hebrew Literature and the History of Israel from Ben Gurion University. She worked for six years in the advertisements approval department of the Second Authority for Television and Radio after working as an account manager at an advertising agency. She completed an NLP training course and mediation course. Throughout her studies, she facilitated personal empowerment courses through the Ministry of Education and the Israel Women’s Network.
  • Attorney Liat Klein, Legal Advisor – Liat finished her bachelor's degree in law with honors from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and has an MA in law with a focus on public and international law. She interned at the High Court of Justice Division of the State's Attorney's office. She came to this position after volunteering for several years at Jerusalem's Rape Crisis Center in their Education Department and the project accompanying abused children in the National Council for Child Welfare. She has also served on the board of directors for the Jerusalem Rape Crisis Center.

Board of Directors

Beth Martin-Koren, Director of HaSharon Rape Crisis Center in Ra'anana

Debbie Gross, Chair of the Board of Directors, Director of Tahel Rape Crisis Center

Linda Hulad, Director of the Nazareth Rape Crisis Center

Lisa Nikolaykhuk, Director of Maslan Rape Crisis Center in the Negev

Miriam Shler, Director of the Tel-Aviv Rape Crisis Center

Shani Aloni, Director of the Haifa Rape Crisis Center

Silvina Sosna, Director of the Linda Feldman Rape Crisis Center in Jerusalem

Tali Peretz-Cohen, Director of the Kiryat Shemona Rape Crisis Center

Tanya Gilboa, Director and Assistance Coordinator of the Tair Rape Crisis Center in Rehovot

Audit Committee

Ella Mano Ben Yosef

Irit Chazarnov