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.

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Time Out for Moms of Special Kids

Time Out for Moms of Special Kids

40 women gathered on Sunday morning for a special program for Friendship Circle mothers, held at the ’94 Shul in Crown Heights. With three highly sought out speakers, the women...

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Events

Thanksgiving Day at PacPlex

Thanksgiving Day at PacPlex

On Thanksgiving Day we will once again be having a vacation program at PACPLEX, the largest sports, recreation and educational facility in Brooklyn. The program will run from 10.00am-2.00pm and will depart/return from/to...

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Programs

Children

Children

A child with special needs is paired with a teen volunteer. Together they participate in a host of programs and activities that will benefit the child and their teenage friend, both socially and recreationally.

Y.A.D. Boys

Y.A.D. Boys

Geared for post Bar-Mitzvah boys, this group was met with huge success this past year, and we're sure we will build on that success. Programs include: Bi-monthly Shabbos Minyanim, Farbrengens and outings. Weekly Chavrusa learning on the subject of his choice, takes place every Wednesday night with Oholei Torah Zal Bochurim from 6.00-6.45pm.

Y.A.D. Girls

Y.A.D. Girls

The most hip form of exercise is once again being offered to our girls – ZUMBA! Classes will take place throughout the winter on Motzei Shabbos. A recital at the completion of the season will definitely wow mothers and sisters. Other activities and programs include Sunday Socials, art classes, bowling leagues, and holiday programs.