Friendship Circle - Chabad of Clarksville, Maryland
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The Friendship Circle provides services and support for Jewish children and teens with special needs through the help of trained teen volunteers and professional therapists.
Our Mission

The Friendship Circle provides assistance and support to the families of children with special needs. In addition to helping those in need, the Friendship Circle enriches its vast network of volunteers by enabling them to reap the rewards of selfless giving.

The Friendship Circle was founded on the idea that within each person is a soul, and that soul is the same regardless of any limitations that may surround it. That regardless of whatever natural gifts we may have or lack, regardless of what obstacles and challenges we may confront, our souls are sacred and worthy of boundless love.

We believe that every human being, regardless of background or faith, deserves the gift of true friendship. Friendship has a ripple effect on the community, impacting the lives of all involved, raising the consciousness of society at large.

Friends @ Home
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One of our programs, The [email protected] program provides children with the chance to bond with their volunteers in an environment they are most comfortable: their own homes. Together, they can bake cookies, play games, create arts & crafts, read books and do just about anything fun! With so much to look forward to at these visits children wait all week for their volunteers to show up at their doorsteps