JKA Sun. Apr. 27 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Sunday afternoon program for high-functioning and mainstream kids ages 5-12. This program focuses on social skills, creating and maintaining friendships, and participating in community awareness issues. parents have the option of dropping their children off or they can relax in the Friendship Circle lounge and enjoy coffee and treats.
Teen Hang Out #4 Mon. Apr. 28 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Teens with special needs and high school volunteers come together and "hang out". Together the teens work on a project such as making milkshakes, or play games. Teens practice conversational skills and listening/ following directions.
The Friendship Circle is funded in part by the following foundations and institutions. The Jewish Community Federation's Core Fund & South Pen Impact Grant Initative, The Myra Reinhard Family Foundation, and through the generosity from individual donors. The Friendship Circle is hosted at Kehillah Jewish High School and works in partnership with all of the Jewish Community Synagogues & Institutions. Click here to donate and support the work of The Friendship Circle.