In the words of Esti’s Mom
“When Esti, my fourteen year old daughter who has Down’s Syndrome, started coming off the Ezrat Achim van every evening with a huge smile on her face, I had to find out why! When I asked her what was making her so happy, she told me that she had a special job at the after-school […]
I found the key!
Dear Friends, I want to share a story that took place recently at our After School Center for Teenage Special Needs boys. As most of you probably know, our Special Needs centers are open every afternoon, including Fridays until just before Shabbos and even on Shabbos and Chagim. Around two weeks ago, the volunteers were […]
Message From Rav Kopp
I’d like to tell you about Elia, an adorable 11 year old boy, with Special Needs, who joined our after school program less than a year ago. He is sweet and friendly, but he had a hard time getting used to it at first. He only agreed to come if his parents promised to take […]
Meet … Daniel Kugler
Daniel Kugler, 26 years old, married to Miri and father of two adorable little girls Residence: Old Beit Shemesh Position at Ezrat Achim: Director of the teenage boys’ department in the Special Education department, and club coordinator for the past three years. Before you took on this role, there was no teenage boys’ department? Correct! […]