Reaching Families Advocacy and Support Group is a non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to support and advocate for East African immigrant families caring for children and adults with various developmental disabilities in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area.
The organization was founded by a parent raising children with special needs in 2010.
children and adults with developmental disabilities in our communities reach their fullest potential and achieve maximum independence.
*to educate, support, and encourage families to access services and resources for their children
*to advocate on behalf of children with developmental disabilities and their families in our communities
*to work with service providers, educators, healthcare providers and organizations to meet the needs of the children/adults and their families
*to raise public and professional awareness in our communities about autism and other developmental disabilities
*to solicit and raise funds to accomplish the above.