Special Needs Consortium

The Special Needs Consortium is a group of representatives from local agencies that serve the special needs community, who come together to share, collaborate and coordinate resources in the area of special needs. The Consortium plans an annual Inclusion Conference for the educators, lay leaders and community members alike to gain knowledge and resources.

2013 Participating Organizations

Azar: Occupational Therapy Supports for Jewish Learning
Autism Inclusion Resources (AIR)
Federation Early Learning Services (FELS)

The Friendship Circle
Jewish Community High School of Gratz College (JCHS)
Jewish Education and Vocational Services (JEVS)
Jewish Family and Children’s Services (JFCS)
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
Jewish Learning Venture
Judith Creed Homes for Adult Independence (JCHAI)
Ramah Day Camp
Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (RRC)
Tikvah/AJMI Tikvah Family Camp
The Union for Reform Judaism (URJ)


Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer

gkaplan-mayer @jewishlearningventure.org/ 215.320.0378