Special Needs


volunteer 4 jpeg


Volunteers Wanted: Autism


Welcome to the ASD Climber Foundation! ASD stands for Autism Spectrum Disorders. We are working with a family in your area with a child on the autism spectrum. The family wants to train volunteers to help them run a home based social skills program called the Son-Rise Program. No experience necessary. Free training provided. Time commitment is 2-4 hours a week for 6 months or moreLetter of recommendation would be provided by the Foundation on completion of 6 months of volunteering. Requirements for the opening are:


* Should be Reliable ( 2-4 hours a week )


* Have Energy, Excitement & Enthusiasm


For more details on the play based ,Son-Rise program please visit: http://www.autismtreatmentcenter.org/contents/other_sections/index.php


For making a difference & signing up please go to : http://www.asdclimber.org/ASD_CLIMBER/VOLUNTEER_INFO.html 






Best Buddies

Best Buddies Citizens pairs people with intellectual disabilities in one-to-one friendships with other individuals in the corporate and civic communities.



   Jacksonville Speech and Hearing Center 

The mission of the Jacksonville Speech and Hearing center is providing the highest quality professional and compassionate care to ALL individuals with hearing, speech and/or language disorders in our community.



Learn to Read Jacksonville 



Learn to Read Jacksonville is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving adult literacy in Duval County.



North Florida School of Special Education



North Florida School of Special Education, established in 1992, is committed to providing a comprehensive individualized education plan for each student that meets his/her academic needs and sets realistic goals for success. 



   WJCT Radio Reading Service



WJCT Radio Reading Service enriches and empowers the lives of individuals in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia who are visually impaired and print challenged. WJCT's closed circuit radio station broadcasts commercial-free readings of local and national newspapers.   



Spina Bifida

Spina Bifida Jacksonville is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1973 to provide support for families living with spina bifida.