Creating in Art at Farber

The silence in the Farber Center tonight is almost eerie; the building is usually roaring with life, but…

Cooking Up Kitchen Skills

On the last day of the winter session of the Cooking program, I walked into the multipurpose room…

Bakery Skills participants working

Bakery Skills program teaches employable skills

Walk into the Jewish Community Center on a Thursday evening and you can smell the baking challah bread…

iCanBike Program – 2016

Since 2013, the Friendship Circle of Michigan and iCanShine have partnered together to offer a week-long program to…

Breaking The Stigma: Friendship Circle to begin Teen Mental Health Program

Friendship Circle is excited to announce that the Jewish Fund has awarded a  $6,000 grant to the Friendship…

Help Break the Stigma Through Suicide Prevention

Let’s talk statistics. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and the second…

MasterChef Moms Compete at Friendship Circle Mom’s Night Out

A special thank you to Andrea Birnbaum for photography of this event! It’s not every night you get…

The Top Life Skills Learned at Friendship Circle’s Lessons For Life

From the introduction to the village: “Your job is to explore and make choices. Remember: You may not…

oak park teen cooking

Friendship Circle Launches Creative Movement and Cooking Programs in Oak Park

Kids need the ability to express themselves and get moving, and that’s what Friendship Circle’s expanding programs were…

Nature, Science and Dinosaurs: A Recap of Winter Camp 2015

Nature, Science and Dinosaurs: A Recap of Friendship Circle Winter Camp 2015

Each year, Friendship Circle hosts its annual winter camp, which provides children and teens with special needs a…