“Chelsea loves the Zoom activities. Thank you for offering them. It has made a positive difference in her day. When she asks every morning, “What am I doing today?” I have something to tell her and something for her to look forward to. “
~ Gail Brown, parent
Friends in Action’s mission is to enhance the lives of people with developmental disabilities by creating inclusive social and recreational opportunities.
Friday Night Social is Friends in Action’s most popular program with 60+ people participating regularly. Participants eat pizza, socialize, play basketball, and dance to music provided by a DJ.
Wildcat Friends provides adults with developmental disabilities a college experience on the UNH Campus.
A social club that meets monthly at locally owned restaurants.
Theater Class helps participants with self-confidence, speech and communication skills all while having a great time. Participants grow right in front of our eyes while singing, dancing and reciting lines.
Meet your friends at the movies! Once a month Friends in Action plans a movie night at Cinemagic Stadium 10 in Portsmouth. Grab some popcorn. It’s always a good time!
Friends in Action participants work hard doing various tasks and jobs while socializing with friends. Echo is located in Durham, NH.
Echo Thrift Shop
Echo Thrift Shop provides a great place to volunteer while socializing with Friends. Located in Durham, Echo is in easy walking distance to the UNH campus. Volunteers are given a 1-2 hour time slot to volunteer on either Monday, Tuesday or Wednesdays when Friends in Action is in charge. Donations always welcome!