The Friendship Circle offers a variety of support for families with children with Disabilities and involve them in a full range of social and Judaic experiences. FC) works to build an inclusive community through a variety of volunteer, social, Jewish and educational programs. FC pairs teen volunteers with kids with disabilities for weekly play-dates, hosts regular inclusive Jewish and social programs including bowling parties and Shabbat dinners, leads educational workshops in schools and youth groups throughout the greater Houston area, hosts an annual community-wide Friendship Walk and more!
The Friendship Circle: Youth Division and Friend@home matches teenage volunteers to visit with the child to extend a helping hand and also to be a mentor for the child.
The Sunday Circle is a drop off program for children with disabilities. It gives the parents a chance to enjoy a much needed respite.
The Holiday Program allows the entire family to celebrate together in a comfortable setting. Volunteers are on hand to ensure that the event meets the particular needs of the children.
Bowling Buddies is held on the first or second Sunday of the month at Palace Lanes.
Friendship Circle Young Adult Division is a program for young adults with special needs. Judaic and social programs are arranged every other month, and participants are paired up with young adults from YJP(Young Jewish Professionals) Houston and other young adults from around Houston.
10101 Fondren Rd. Ste 510
Houston, 77096, TX
Accessible Location: No
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Categories||Emotional Support, Faith-Based Ministries, Respite, Social Media|
|Services offered in Spanish?||No|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||All Ages , Birth - 3 , 3-5 , 6-11 , 12-14 , 15-21 , 22 and up|
|Disability Categories||Developmental Disability, Genetic or Congenital Disorder, Intellectual Disability, Learning Disability, Medical Condition, Mental Health Disorder, Physical Disability|
|Does this organization belong to all disabilities?||yes|
|This organization belongs to these diagnoses|
|Is this a statewide service?||No|
|Email Address||[email protected]|