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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Hundreds Attend ‘Art of Friendship’ Gallery Event

Hundreds Attend ‘Art of Friendship’ Gallery Event

Hundreds of men, women and children visited the Friendship Circle of Brooklyn’s annual art gallery event, “The Art of Friendship: As You Are,” in collaboration with the Bear Givers Foundation....

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Events

Lag Baomer BBQ – YAD Boys 5784

Lag Baomer BBQ – YAD Boys 5784

YAD Boys are invited to celebrate Lag Baomer with FC! BBQ, Dancing, and Music!

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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.