Upcoming Events

2017 Superheroes for Autism 5K

Join us on April 29th for our Superheroes for Autism 5K at Kiroli Park! Registration is at 8:30 am, the 5K begins at 10:00 am and the 1 Mile Walk begins at 11:00 am.  479372-Superheroes_for_Autism_Logo.jpg

Toys R Us Sensory Shopping

Families Helping Families, Toys R Us and the Autism Center ULM are happy to bring you Sensory Shopping with Sensory Santa!



Sunday, December 11, 2016


8:00 am to 10:00 am


Toys R Us in Monroe Directions


Families Helping Families and the Autism Center ULM will be on hand with donuts and juice for the children, as well as coloring/craft areas!

Sensory Shopping and visits with Sensory Santa will take place during 'quiet hours' where lights are dimmed, crowds are smaller, and music is turned down to allow children with autism, sensory processing disorders, and other disabilities to enjoy holiday shopping and browse toys in a calm environment. 

For more information call 318-361-0487

Touch a Truck

The Radio People presents Touch a Truck Benefiting Families Helping Families



Saturday, October 15, 2016


10:00 am to 4:00 pm


IKE Hamilton Expo Center Directions

It’s The Radio People’s 1st Annual Touch A Truck-Trick or Treat Event benefitting Families Helping Families of NELA. Come EXPLORE and CLIMB on a variety of fire trucks, police cars, construction trucks, and big rigs. Wear your Halloween costume and Trick or Treat at each vehicle! A $5.00 wrist band gets access to all the big trucks. 

DOWNLOAD our flyer to find out more!

FHF Board Meeting

The third Wednesday of each month

934395-fhf-board-meeting.jpgWHEN: 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm

WHERE: Families Helping Families Office - DIRECTIONS

Next Chapter Book Club

Weekly Book Club Gatherings


Monday Night @ 6:00 P.M.

Tuesday Night @ 5:00 P.M

Wednesday Afternoon @ 2:00 P.M.

Thursday Afternoon @ 3:00 P.M.

WHERE: Joe Mugg's Coffee in Books-a-Million

CLICK HERE to learn more about Next Chapter Book Club or Contact us to join the next meeting!

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Families Helping Families | 5200 Northeast Road Monroe Louisiana 71203 | 318.361.0487