The Accessibility Committee members work together to help the parish, our programs and ministries, be accessible to people of all abilities. The committee meets the third Tuesday of the month. Join our Accessibility Committee online Group!
DISABILITY AND CATHOLIC COMMUNITIES
National Catholic Partnership on Disability (NCPD) http://www.ncpd.org
Explain the church’s role and provides related church documents.
National Catholic Office for the Deaf http://www.ncod.org
Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis
Office for Person's with disAbilities - http://www.archspm.org/departments/persons-disabilities/index.php
US Conference of Catholic Bishops - http://www.usccb.org/ (search disabilities)
Church Access for Person's with Disabilities - http://www.catholicdisabilityteachings.com/
Website dedicated to providing Catholic teachings and suggestions to assist persons with disabilities to participate more fully in the Church.
DISABILITY AND FAITH COMMUNITIES
University of Dayton Pastoral Initiatives - http://ipi.udayton.edu/ric.html
As part of the University of Dayton, the Institute for Pastoral Initiatives, serves as a support network and resources to individuals and their families by providing DVD's, and print resources, consultations, and networking opportunities on the national and local level.
Pathways to Promise - http://pathways2promise.org
Ministry and Mental Illness.
GENERAL INFORMATION, SUPPORT AND ADVOCACY: CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Pacer Center - http://www.pacer.org
The ARC of Minnesota - http://arcmn.org
University of Minnesota Children and Adolescents Mental Health Resources - http://www.med.umn.edu/peds/ahm/programs/sahrc/home.html
Provides links to online information
I am Norm - http://www.iamnorm.org
Youth Campaign to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with disabilities.
DISABILITY AND CAREGIVER SUPPORT
Family Means - https://www.familymeans.org/help-for-caregivers.html
Help for Caregivers in the local Washington/Ramsey County community.