Ahava Family now known as Shalom Baby offers a wide range of services and programs for expectant and first-time parents including classes and get-togethers for expectant parents. New parents are provided with a baby gift and informational resources which are distributed by a community volunteer or staff member. Join Shalom Baby for Babies, Books and […]
JSSA helps families explore all of the adoption processes that are available to them. Services include informational adoption consultations, home studies, post placement supervision, adoption searches for adult adoptees and birth parents as well as birth parent counseling and assessments. JSSA provides Adoption Option Services to Maryland and Virginia residents.
The Child Care Scholarship (CCS) Program provides financial assistance with child care costs to eligible working families in Maryland. Visit the website to see if you might qualify.
People are beginning to understand that children experience and express grief differently than adults. As a response to these unique needs, Jewish Community Services (JCS) has established the Mitchell David Center for Hope and Healing. With support from The Mitchell David Endowment Fund, this new initiative expands services for the families, children, and teens who […]
The Compassionate Friends offers support group meetings for parents helping parents to provide positive grief resolution after the death of a child from any cause including suicide. Parents, family members and friends who are seeking support in this most difficult of times are welcome. Suicide
A non-profit organization, Shalom Tikvah supports Jewish children and families facing challenging life circumstances by providing multidisciplinary services to promote individual and family healing. Services include but are not limited to cases of abuse, neglect, tragedy, mental and physical illnesses and addiction. Related Tags: Addiction
Parent support group offered by SHEMESH and CHADD of greater Baltimore. For parents of children with attention issues and poor executive functioning. Meetings are ongoing; first Wednesday of every month. There is no fee for attendance and confidentiality is assured.
CJE maintains special education services for the following: children and adults with various disabilities, parents of children with special needs, and educators in the field of special education.
Chai Lifeline is an organization dedicated to helping children suffering from serious illness as well as their family members. It offers a comprehensive range of services to address the multiple needs of patients, parents, and siblings. Its programs include a kosher summer camp, art, visiting tutors, big brothers/sisters, books, family days, trips to Disney World, […]
Maryland Special Needs Advocacy Project, MD SNAP, provides free educational advocacy and information to families of Jewish children with special needs. Assistance with Individualized Education Plan & Individualized Family Services Plan. Parent advisers will share information, help find community resources, and attend IEP/IFSP meetings. Child Find referral form available on the web page. All calls […]