Many families who have children with special needs struggle to find acceptance, often feeling their children don’t “belong.” One way we share God’s love with them is through GRACE Respite. GRACE is a once-a-month experience for children with special needs (and their young siblings) that gives their parents a much needed evening out. The only thing that rivals the blessings the families experience is the blessings experienced by the volunteers. Our GRACE volunteers have a heart for these families and understand that children are blessings from God and need His love regardless of their circumstances.



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You will not want to miss serving on this extra-special night as we close out this year’s GRACE season on May 7! There will be lots of fun and festivities planned to celebrate our GRACE friends and we want YOU to be here to too! Sign up today to join us and help show how much our friends and the GRACE Ministry means YOU! 


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Don’t miss the GRACE Respite finale’ on May 7! We are going to celebrate BIG with all our GRACE friends as we close out this season and break for the summer. You won’t want your child(ren) to miss out on all the fun and fellowship that is planned for this special night! Register today and mark your calendars to bring them to Brookwood for this end-of-the-year blast! 


SIGN-UP HERE



  • SENSORY ROOM

    The Sensory Room is the newest addition to GRACE. It’s a safe space where children who struggle with sensory experiences can go to take a break and calm their senses. This special room is calming, with soft lights, soft music, and activities that help the body settle. It includes various sitting options for calming and a mini trampoline for those needing to work out some extra energy.

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  • RESPITE DATES

    2021

    New Dates coming soon!

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  • BUDDY

    GRACE Buddies is Brookwood’s program for partnering with children who need extra support during Brookwood Kid’s activities. A one-on-one Buddy provides one-on-one leadership and attention for any child who needs additional support. These volunteers are equipped with resources from our sensory room that allows individualized care. Please let us know if your child could benefit from our GRACE Buddy Program.

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FOR YOU FORMED MY INWARD PARTS; YOU KNITTED ME TOGETHER IN MY MOTHER'S WOMB. I PRAISE YOU, FOR I AM FEARFULLY AND WONDERFULLY MADE.

Psalm 139:13-14a

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION

For more information on having your children be a part of GRACE, fill out this FORM or contact Cyndy Riser at 318.272.7923 / cyndy@brookwoodbaptist.com