Jewish Family Service
Jewish Family Services Special Needs Support Groups
Programs funded by the Nancy L. and Arthur E. Lee Fund for Special Needs and are open to people of all backgrounds. Scholarships are available. For additional information or to register, please contact JFS at 908-725-7799 x 123; email admin@JewishFamilySvc.org.
Social Learning Group
Children or Adolescents Coping with Aspergers Syndrome, High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders or Other Social Skills Disorders
- 11:30am-1pm • Ages 13-16 years
- 1:30pm-3pm • Ages 8-12 years
Parent Support Group
Peer Support for Parents and Caregivers of Children with Special Needs.
- Tuesday evenings at the Jewish Family Services Offices, Somerville.
An opportunity to come together and share experiences and explore the issues most important to participants.
Sibling Support Group
Peer Support for Brothers and Sisters of Children with Special Needs.
- Thursday evenings at the Jewish Family Services Office, Somerville
Meet other siblings who share similar experiences.
Young Adults with Aspergers or Developmental Challenges
Promoting opportunities for those with special needs to live with dignity and respect, this monthly activity group is offered to help participants socialize, practice skills, and share experiences in a relaxed, supportive and fun environment.