Choose Your Track
Yachad offers you a broad range of Israeli mechina programs to give you the ultimate Israel immersion experience. Browse through the different options, and don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. Once you know which mechina is right for you, fill out our registration form to get started on your way to Israel!
Located at Moshav Aderet, Mixed Religious-Secular group, Co-ed.
At a Glance: Aderet aims to cultivate new Israeli leadership that is full of hope. We wish to create an “Israeli Beit Midrash for society and the environment”, a place to deal with the question of how to build a better society that educates people to learn in order to do.
Located in Jerusalem, Mixed Religious-Secular group, Co-ed.
At a Glance: A highly diverse group that seeks to build bridges between sectors of
the Jewish people; study and volunteer program combining traditional Jewish study, understanding of Israeli society and engagement with the local community.
Located In the Upper Galilee, Secular-Pluralistic, Co-ed group.
At a Glance: A special educational framework that offers youngsters who have
finished twelve years of schooling an opportunity for personal development through a combination of studying, hiking, acquiring leadership skills, experiential learning, and volunteering in the nearby area in a variety of fields.
Located at the Beit Shean Valley, Mixed Religious-Secular group, Co-ed.
At a Glance: Pastoral location, near the Sea of Galilee; leadership and Jewish identity studies focused on building bridges in Israeli society; exploring Israel by building “HaEmek” nature trail; seminars on personal encounters with different
sectors in Israeli society.
Located at the Golan Heights, Religious/Orthodox group, male only.
At A Glance: The program provides a real taste of Israel to English speakers looking for the real thing and want to find out what real .national religious
Zionisim is about in Israel.
Located at the Judean foothills, Mixed Religious-Secular group, Co-ed.
At A Glance: The mechina combines uniquely intensive studies of Jewish identity, Zionism, Israeli society and philosophy with coursework in the arts and environmentalism, as well as independent study.
Located in the Binyamin region, Religious/Orthodox group, Girls only.
At a Glance: Designed for religious girls looking for serious and meaningful Torah-based preparation for their service in the IDF. (Yachad participants are not required to serve in the military after completing the program).
Located at the southern Golan Heights, Secular-Pluralistic, Co-ed group.
At a Glance: Aiming to educate students towards showing initiative, taking
responsibility and enhancing leadership, in order to build a model Jewish and democratic society in Israel.
Located at the northern Negev desert, Secular-Pluralistic, Co-ed group.
At A Glance: A program geared towards personal enrichment through experiential learning and community building; the first non-Orthodox mechina, and the first to absorb international participants.
Located at the Eshkol Region of the Negev, Religious/Orthodox group, male only.
At a Glance: Aiming to expose the young men to the needs of society and of the country, and to encourage them to integrate into the army and national social endeavors.
Located at Kiryat Tivon, Secular-Pluralistic, Co-ed group.
At a Glance: In this year of service, students are encouraged to take responsibility for what is going on in their communities, in the broader society and among
the Jewish people, while also embarking on a personal journey to deepen their
knowledge and clarify their values and goals.
Located in Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Secular/Reform, Co-ed group.
At A Glance: A modern perspective of traditional texts, with emphasis on social
justice; volunteering within the community where you live and study; studies on Arab culture and language, Jaffa history and coexistence in an ethnically diverse