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Highlights for 2017-18 

 
February 1, 2017 through January 31, 2018
 
 
 
 
 

Anabaptist Disabilities Network links congregations, families, and individuals who are touched by disabilities with resources and support services within the community of faith.

 

2017 --  The Growth Continues


  • Resources 
    • Supportive Care book series:
      • Circles of Love: Stories of congregations caring for people with disabilities and their families
      • Supportive Care in the Congregation: Providing a congregational network of care for persons with significant disabilities
      • After We're Gone: A Christian perspective on estate and life planning for families that include a dependent member with a disability
  • Website resources: www.ADNetOnline.org
  • Disabilties BlogOpening Doors
  • Connections newsletter 
  • Brief Accessibility Checklist
  • Inclusion Handbook: Everybody Belongs, Everybody Serves, a resource for Disability Advocates

Board of Directors:                                        Staff:
H. James Smith, President                               Kathleen Nofziger Yeakey, executive director
Keith Neuenschwander, Vice President           Denise Reesor, program director               
Linda Christophel, Secretary                                             
Peter Graber, Treasurer                                  Field Associates:
Milton Stoltzfus                                                Katherine Dickson, Bluffton, OH      
Debra L. Eisenbise,                                         Deborah Ruth Ferber, Windsor, ON
 Church of the Brethren representative           Rebekah Flores, Elgin, IL​
                                                                        Mark Pickens, Harrisburg, PA                                                                                                                Jill Stemple, Harrisburg, PA 

 

Advocates: identified and resourced 60+ Disabilities Advocates                                                                       serving their local congregations

Partnerships: Mennonite Health Services (MHS) Alliance                                                                             Church of the Brethren Congregational Life Ministries

Anabaptist Disabilities Network recognizes over sixty Partner Congregations supporting greater inclusion of persons touched by disabilities in their communities of faith. Join the Partnership Network!


For complete Annual Report click on link below