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Cleveland Yachad

Yachad / NJCD
Mrs. Sara Cooperman
216. 299.1004

Cleveland Yachad offers programs for teens and young adults with disabilities on a weekly basis. Program is geared to all Jewish teenagers and young adults, of any affiliation, with any kind of ability or special need. Our slogan is: "Because Everyone Belongs" and our goal is to facilitate Community Inclusion for all participants.

Programs include:

  • Weekly learning and social recreational sessions
  • Community and cultural outings (museums, theater, sporting events)
  • Monthly intergenerational program at Stone Gardens Assisted Living
  • Weekend retreats with NCSY / Local conventions in Cleveland and other regional cities
  • Holiday parties, Jewish Education, and Activism
  • All programs attended by Jewish high school, college and community peers (from any background), befriend and mainstream with Yachad members.
  • Peer participants can use their time spent at YACHAD programs to fulfill obligatory "community service" requirements.


Yachad / NJCD is an agency of the Orthodox Union.


Locations and Times

Local Chapter Mailing address:
Cleveland YACHAD
4429 Baintree Rd
University Heights, OH 44118


Most programs take place at:

Green Road Synagogue

2437 S. Green Road

Beachwood, Ohio 44122


Fax: 216.291.2115

Alternate Contact
Olivia Kushner
Is a referral required?
Is documentation required?
Is insurance accepted?
Is there a fee structure?
Fee structure details?
Participants are required to pay the yearly membership fee and enjoy most weekly programs at no cost.
Is financial assistance available?