Workshops and Meetings


Recent Workshop Resources 3.11.17

Click on these links for resources.

IDD & Autism Parish Support: Power Point

Autism Prayer & Universal Prayer Petitions 

Tips for Welcoming People with Disabilities at Mass

Pew Card Template for Welcoming and Accommodating Persons with Disabilities

workshop152Parish Contact Workshops

Parish Contact Workshops: The Office for Pastoral Care for Persons with Disabilities provides support, resources, and training through Parish Contact/Advocate Workshops held at accessible locations throughout the Archdiocese at least twice a year.

Power Point from previous Parish Contact Meeting:
Helping Children with Disability to Attend & Participate Mass WS 10.15.1

General Trainings: Staff and volunteers can assist in coordinating and giving presentations on topics related to the meaningful inclusion of Persons with Disabilities with parishes, schools and parish religious education programs.

Ministering to Individuals with Disabilities – Power Point

Awareness/Sensitivity Workshops:   Experiential and attitudinal aspects of disabilities can be explored within schools or for Parish staff/parishioners.  Workshops including topics such as:

Disability Etiquitte and Usher Hospitality Training

Making Meetings and Events Accessible