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Welcome to our wonderful, very hospitable town. We hope you find your trip here most rewarding and fulfilling . We are glad to outline before you some of the community resources that are available for those in need.


Prayer Services

During the week, the closest Daily Minyan is the Raleigh, NC a 35 minute drive from Durham and Chapel Hill.  For more details check out

        Click the above link and then scroll towards the bottom of the page for information regarding the best ways
        to get around town. 

For Duke Medical Patients

Translation Help For Patients
      1. Yiddish - Sheva Zuker --
      2. Hebrew - Adda --681-3007 --
      3. Hebrew -- Hudi Gross

For a Hospital Visit 
      1. Mardi  Zeiger - 932 - 5663 
      2. Jewish Family Services-
      3. House of Healing/ ariella Horenstein Bikur Cholim

Food During A Hospital Stay
      Duke Medical Center Dietary Services - Glatt Kosher Meals are available for patients. Microwaveable - Pasta &
      Garden, Beef Stew, Chicken Mediterranean, Vegetable Stew and My Kind of Chicken (chunks of chicken, rice,
      sauce)-- Duke - 684-8111 (Ask for the Dietitian)
        Contact Chabad House Of Healing Initiative 

Hotels Near Duke

Brookwood Inn - Durham
       2306 Elba Street Reservations
       Telephone: 919-286-3111
       (Located directly across the street from the hospital - 1 and a half star hotel)

Millenium Hotel - Durham 
       2800 Campus Walk Avenue 
       Durham, NC 27705
       Telephone: 919-383-8575 
       Fax : 919-383-8495 
       Reservations: 866-866-8086
       (Located 3 blocks away - a four star hotel - Call us at 919 630 5129 for special rates)

Duke Towers   
       (Walking distance to the Orthodox Minyan in Durham)

Hotels in Chapel Hill

Carolina Inn - Chapel Hill 
      211 Pittsboro Street
      Chapel Hill, NC 27516
      (919) 933 2001
      One Block From The Chabad House 

The Franklin Street Hotel - Chapel Hill
      311 West Franklin Street
      Chapel Hill, NC 27516 
      For more information: 866 831 5999/919 442 9000
      Ask for the Chabad rate - if you have any difficulties call 919 630 5129
      One Block From the Chabad House 

Condo Rentals - Chapel Hill
      Very nice and spacious one and two-bedroom fully furnished condominiums 
      1.5 miles away- Approx 20 minute walk to Chabad House


Patients / family of Patients requiring hospitality - please click here 

   1. Martie Zeiger - 932 - 5663
   2. Jewish Family Services-
   3. Tova -- Special Care for Israeli Families - 919 676 7103

Women's Mikveh

Congregation Sha'arei Israel, the Chabad in Raleigh, houses a Mikvah which is used by women throughout Eastern and Central North Carolina. For more information please visit their website by clicking here.


Other Chabad Centers in NC
Chabad House Locator:
Mohel of the Carolinas -   
Duke Fitness Center
Learn To Chant From The Torah

Chabad at Durham-Chapel Hill & Duke University is dedicated to the living legacy of The Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson.  For a glimpse into the Man and the Century 

If you need any more assistance with visitors staying longer term ...please
feel free to call Nechama 347-907-3959  or e-mail