About Us

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. 
Our Vision 
 children and adults with developmental  disabilities in our communities reach their fullest  potential and achieve maximum independence. 

Our Purpose 
*to educate, support, and encourage families to access early intervention 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.