Christian Disabilities Ministries
L’Arche establishes communities and community living settings around the world which build relationships between people with and without intellectual disabilities. Originally from a Roman Catholic tradition, faith and spirituality are essential elements in these communities. See also the related Faith and Light International.
Friendship Ministries is an international, inter-denominational ministry to help equip churches to include people with intellectual disabilities in the life of the church. They publish an extensive collection of printed resources.
Joni and Friends sponsors an extensive set of programs to advance their mission “to communicate the Gospel and equip Christ-honoring Churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected by disabilities.”
Formerly the Christian Learning Center, CLC Network provides education and support services to faith-based and public charter schools, home educators, and churches nationwide to ensure that those who have disabilities, unique learning challenges, or exceptional academic gifts become vital participants who are challenged to their fullest capabilities.
Dr. Jeff McNair, Professor of Special Education at California Baptist University has created this site which features his extensive list of articles. The Center is designed to be a resouce to persons working with individuals with disabilities within Christian environments.
Walk Right In Ministries is a Ministry Affiliate of Joni and Friends International which equips people to connect and grow in Christ-centered communities while discovering adventure in life’s challenges.