Friendship Circle of Brooklyn is a non profit organization that is on a mission to provide every child with special needs the support, friendship and inclusion they deserve.

Stories

This mother was SHOCKED

This mother was SHOCKED

These two 8th graders left the mother speechless. After all, she knows her daughter better than anyone else in the world. She knows what her daughter can achieve, and what to...

Read the Story

Events

Yud Shvat Farbrengen 5783

Yud Shvat Farbrengen 5783

FC Boys Division is invited to a Yud Shvat Farbrengen featuring special guest speaker Rabbi Notti Shpigelman! Arts and Crafts | Fleishig dinner will be served

All Events

Donate

Make a Difference Today!

Donate and give the gift of friendship to a child with special needs.

Donate

Programs

Children

Children

Every week, teenage volunteers visit participating children in their homes, engaging in activities and developing close friendships. These teens are specially prepared for their valuable role as friend and mentor while parents enjoy some respite.

Boys' Division

Boys' Division

The Boys' Division, for boys with special needs age 9+, offers a wide variety of programs and Farbrengens! Boys age 18+ join a Chavrusa program at Oholei Torah, Karate classes, open-mic nights, and more!

YAD Girls

YAD Girls

The Young Adult Division (Girls) is the most happening group in town! From Zumba dancing on Motzei Shabbosim in the winter, to weekly Sunday Socials, these girls get so many opportunities to connect, learn, and enjoy! Adult volunteers are on hand to ensure this is a harmonious group setting.