Organizations & Associations

Physical Impairments

Muscular Dystrophy Association:


Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy:


United Cerebral Palsy:


Visual Impairments:

American Council for the Blind:


American Foundation for the Blind:



Alzheimer’s Association:


Hearing Impairments:

DOOR International:


National Association of the Deaf:


Mental Illness:

National Alliance on Mental Illness:



Autism Outreach, Inc.


US Autism & Asperger Association:


Learning Disabiltiies:

LD OnLine:



Children and Adults with AD/HD:




Physical Disabilities, Mental Disabilities, & Emotional Struggles

This is a place you can go to find support for all forms of disability struggles. You will find resources for austism, depression, attention disorders, physical disabilities, and more.


Beginning Guidelines and Resources for an Inclusive Church (Click here)


Training, Curricula & Safety Forms

Special Needs Smart Pages: Advice, Answers and Articles About Teaching Children with Special Needs by Joni Eareckson Tada

Red Fish Theology / Parables - A How to Guide for Offering a Radically Inclusive Worship Service with the Special Needs Community 



Child by Child: Supporting Children with Learning Differences and Their Families
by Susan Richardson


Helping Kids Include Kids with Disabilities
by Barbara J. Newman


A Place Called Acceptance: Ministry with Families of Children with Disabilities
by Kathleen Deyer Bolduc


Austim: The Presbyterian Church in Canada, Christian Education Resources: Welcoming a Child with Autism


Autism and Your Church: Nurturing the Spiritual Growth of People with Autism Spectrum
by Barbara J Newman


Faith, Family, and Children with Special Needs
by David Rizzo


Everybody Is Different: A Book for Young People Who Have Brothers or Sisters With Autism by Fiona Bleach


Maddie: Teaching Tolerance with a Smile by Sean O'Brien



Online Ministries

The Inclusive Church:


Key Ministry: A Church for Every Child


Christian Learning Center Church Services:


Faith Inclusion Network:


Friendship Ministries:


Joni and Friends:


Nathaniel’s Hope:


Chosen Families:

PURE Ministries:


Disability Is Natural:


99 Ballons:


Faith Ability: Religion and Disability Resources:


disAbility, Theology, Ministry and the Church:


Friendship Circle Special Needs Resources:


Disabled Christianity:



Video Resources

McLean Bible Church - How to Talk to Parents:


McLean Bible Church – An Inclusive Approach to Children’s Ministry


Misunderstood Minds (A PBS documentary):



Online Parent Support

Not Alone:


Walk Right In Ministries:


Parent Blogs

This page was last updated by ws 6/15/21