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SYDNEY FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE

Program Overview

We offer a range of fun and engaging programs and activities for children, teens and young adults.

 

Dads’ Night

Dads’ Night Following the success of Mums’ Night, it is about time we launch our Dads’ Nights! Dads of children with a disability are invited to join us for our launch event of Dads’ Night: Scotch & Steak. We hope dads enjoy meeting other dads in our community in a supportive and relaxed environment over...

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Teen Day Camp

Teen Day Camp Teen Day Camp runs for five days, twice a year during the summer and winter school holidays.   Leaders run a range of morning activities which are designed for teenagers and are focused around building independence and developing social and life skills. Activities such as cooking, team building games, and music are...

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Junior Day Camp

Junior Day Camp Junior Day Camp runs for five days during the summer and winter school holidays.   Each day starts at Mizrachi Hall where leaders run a range of morning activities for the participants and volunteers such as arts and crafts, fitness games, music and dance. Then they travel on a private bus to...

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Junior Sunday Circle

Junior Sunday Circle Junior Sunday Circle is a drop-off program where parents can leave their child in the hands of Friendship Circle leaders and enthusiastic teen volunteers. Junior Sunday Circle offers a unique opportunity for children with disabilities, aged 5-12, to gain positive experiences in a group setting while still receiving one-on-one attention from their...

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Teen Sunday Circle

Teen Sunday Circle Teen Sunday Circle is a social and life skills program for young people with disabilities, aged 13-18, where parents can leave their child in the hands of Friendship Circle leaders and enthusiastic teen volunteers. The Teen Sunday Circle program has a specific focus on developing independence, and social and life skills in...

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Gymnastics Sports Club

Gymnastics Sports Club Gymnastics Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability. For many young people with a disability, being part of a sports program...

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Friends at Home

Friends at Home Friends at Home pairs teenage volunteers with children with disabilities for weekly play dates. Friends at Home is based on the belief that everyone deserves to have friends. Children with disabilities have many adults and professionals in their lives, but they are missing one important thing that teen volunteers happily provide: friendship....

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Soccer Sports Club

Soccer Sports Club Soccer Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability.   The soccer session is held at a home in Rose Bay and...

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Junior Getaway

Junior Getaway The Junior Weekend Getaway runs for three days and two nights. It happens twice a year in Term 1 and 3. The weekend is led by our fantastic leaders and volunteers, who are all over 18 years old. Each participant is paired with a volunteer who will be their buddy throughout the weekend....

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Friendship Bakery

Friendship Bakery Once a week, young adults with disabilities get together to bake, package and deliver ‘Friendship Loaves’ to your door. Friendship Bakery was started to address the gap for school leavers with disabilities. By challenging these young adults to meaningfully contribute to a business, Friendship Bakery equips them with valuable employability skills. Most importantly,...

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Mums’ Night

Mum's Night Mums of children with a disability are invited to join us for a fun night out. Mums’ Night is held twice a term where we can catch up with each other and meet new friends, in a fun and relaxed environment. Previous Mums’ Nights have included painting at Brush & Sip, drinks at...

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Yoga

Yoga Yoga helps with fitness, stress management and emotional wellbeing while also providing the opportunity to meet like-minded people. These sessions are run in partnership with Maccabi All Abilities. 2019 Dates Program CalendarProgram Information Click here to change this text Click here to change this text Click here to change this text Click here to...

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YAD FC

YAD FC is run by an enthusiastic and dedicated team of volunteers who are passionate about creating social opportunities for all young adults in our community.   YAD FC provides regular social, community-oriented and fun activities for young adults of all abilities on Saturday nights and Sundays. By involving a range of young people of...

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Family Shabbat Dinner

Family Shabbat Dinner Join us for our regular Friday Night Shabbat Dinners! Families of participants and families of volunteers are invited to share the beauty and richness of the Shabbat Dinner Traditions – from candles to kiddish, challah and gefilte fish, songs to stories. These special celebrations are hosted by Rabbi Sender Kavka. Each Family...

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Teen Getaway

Teen Getaway The Teen Weekend Getaway runs for three days and two nights. It happens twice a year in Term 2 and 4. The weekend is led by our fantastic leaders and volunteers, who are all over 18 years old. Each participant is paired with a volunteer who will be their buddy throughout the weekend....

Find out more »

Junior Sunday Circle

Junior Sunday Circle Junior Sunday Circle is a drop-off program where parents can leave their child in the hands of Friendship Circle leaders and enthusiastic teen volunteers. Junior Sunday Circle offers a unique opportunity for children with disabilities, aged 5-12, to gain positive experiences in a group setting while still receiving one-on-one attention from their...

Find out more »

Soccer Sports Club

Soccer Sports Club Soccer Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability.   The soccer session is held at a home in Rose Bay and...

Find out more »

Gymnastics Sports Club

Gymnastics Sports Club Gymnastics Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability. For many young people with a disability, being part of a sports program...

Find out more »

Friends at Home

Friends at Home Friends at Home pairs teenage volunteers with children with disabilities for weekly play dates. Friends at Home is based on the belief that everyone deserves to have friends. Children with disabilities have many adults and professionals in their lives, but they are missing one important thing that teen volunteers happily provide: friendship....

Find out more »

Junior Getaway

Junior Getaway The Junior Weekend Getaway runs for three days and two nights. It happens twice a year in Term 1 and 3. The weekend is led by our fantastic leaders and volunteers, who are all over 18 years old. Each participant is paired with a volunteer who will be their buddy throughout the weekend....

Find out more »

Teen Sunday Circle

Teen Sunday Circle Teen Sunday Circle is a social and life skills program for young people with disabilities, aged 13-18, where parents can leave their child in the hands of Friendship Circle leaders and enthusiastic teen volunteers. The Teen Sunday Circle program has a specific focus on developing independence, and social and life skills in...

Find out more »

Soccer Sports Club

Soccer Sports Club Soccer Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability.   The soccer session is held at a home in Rose Bay and...

Find out more »

Gymnastics Sports Club

Gymnastics Sports Club Gymnastics Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability. For many young people with a disability, being part of a sports program...

Find out more »

Friends at Home

Friends at Home Friends at Home pairs teenage volunteers with children with disabilities for weekly play dates. Friends at Home is based on the belief that everyone deserves to have friends. Children with disabilities have many adults and professionals in their lives, but they are missing one important thing that teen volunteers happily provide: friendship....

Find out more »

Friendship Bakery

Friendship Bakery Once a week, young adults with disabilities get together to bake, package and deliver ‘Friendship Loaves’ to your door. Friendship Bakery was started to address the gap for school leavers with disabilities. By challenging these young adults to meaningfully contribute to a business, Friendship Bakery equips them with valuable employability skills. Most importantly,...

Find out more »

Teen Getaway

Teen Getaway The Teen Weekend Getaway runs for three days and two nights. It happens twice a year in Term 2 and 4. The weekend is led by our fantastic leaders and volunteers, who are all over 18 years old. Each participant is paired with a volunteer who will be their buddy throughout the weekend....

Find out more »

Yoga

Yoga Yoga helps with fitness, stress management and emotional wellbeing while also providing the opportunity to meet like-minded people. These sessions are run in partnership with Maccabi All Abilities. 2019 Dates Program CalendarProgram Information Click here to change this text Click here to change this text Click here to change this text Click here to...

Find out more »

Friendship Bakery

Friendship Bakery Once a week, young adults with disabilities get together to bake, package and deliver ‘Friendship Loaves’ to your door. Friendship Bakery was started to address the gap for school leavers with disabilities. By challenging these young adults to meaningfully contribute to a business, Friendship Bakery equips them with valuable employability skills. Most importantly,...

Find out more »

YAD FC

YAD FC is run by an enthusiastic and dedicated team of volunteers who are passionate about creating social opportunities for all young adults in our community.   YAD FC provides regular social, community-oriented and fun activities for young adults of all abilities on Saturday nights and Sundays. By involving a range of young people of...

Find out more »

Dads’ Night

Dads’ Night Following the success of Mums’ Night, it is about time we launch our Dads’ Nights! Dads of children with a disability are invited to join us for our launch event of Dads’ Night: Scotch & Steak. We hope dads enjoy meeting other dads in our community in a supportive and relaxed environment over...

Find out more »

Mums’ Night

Mum's Night Mums of children with a disability are invited to join us for a fun night out. Mums’ Night is held twice a term where we can catch up with each other and meet new friends, in a fun and relaxed environment. Previous Mums’ Nights have included painting at Brush & Sip, drinks at...

Find out more »

Family Shabbat Dinner

Family Shabbat Dinner Join us for our regular Friday Night Shabbat Dinners! Families of participants and families of volunteers are invited to share the beauty and richness of the Shabbat Dinner Traditions – from candles to kiddish, challah and gefilte fish, songs to stories. These special celebrations are hosted by Rabbi Sender Kavka. Each Family...

Find out more »

Junior Sunday Circle

Junior Sunday Circle Junior Sunday Circle is a drop-off program where parents can leave their child in the hands of Friendship Circle leaders and enthusiastic teen volunteers. Junior Sunday Circle offers a unique opportunity for children with disabilities, aged 5-12, to gain positive experiences in a group setting while still receiving one-on-one attention from their...

Find out more »

Teen Sunday Circle

Teen Sunday Circle Teen Sunday Circle is a social and life skills program for young people with disabilities, aged 13-18, where parents can leave their child in the hands of Friendship Circle leaders and enthusiastic teen volunteers. The Teen Sunday Circle program has a specific focus on developing independence, and social and life skills in...

Find out more »

Gymnastics Sports Club

Gymnastics Sports Club Gymnastics Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability. For many young people with a disability, being part of a sports program...

Find out more »

Friends at Home

Friends at Home Friends at Home pairs teenage volunteers with children with disabilities for weekly play dates. Friends at Home is based on the belief that everyone deserves to have friends. Children with disabilities have many adults and professionals in their lives, but they are missing one important thing that teen volunteers happily provide: friendship....

Find out more »

Soccer Sports Club

Soccer Sports Club Soccer Sports Club is held once a month on a Sunday morning during the school term. It is a fantastic opportunity for a local teen sport team to enjoy a fun morning of fitness with teens with a disability.   The soccer session is held at a home in Rose Bay and...

Find out more »

Junior Getaway

Junior Getaway The Junior Weekend Getaway runs for three days and two nights. It happens twice a year in Term 1 and 3. The weekend is led by our fantastic leaders and volunteers, who are all over 18 years old. Each participant is paired with a volunteer who will be their buddy throughout the weekend....

Find out more »

YAD FC

YAD FC is run by an enthusiastic and dedicated team of volunteers who are passionate about creating social opportunities for all young adults in our community.   YAD FC provides regular social, community-oriented and fun activities for young adults of all abilities on Saturday nights and Sundays. By involving a range of young people of...

Find out more »

Teen Getaway

Teen Getaway The Teen Weekend Getaway runs for three days and two nights. It happens twice a year in Term 2 and 4. The weekend is led by our fantastic leaders and volunteers, who are all over 18 years old. Each participant is paired with a volunteer who will be their buddy throughout the weekend....

Find out more »