ADN staff members network about disability inclusion with many other Christian traditions and organizations. Below are some of the ministries that we have learned from and appreciate. We encourage you to find resources and connect with others concerned about disability inclusion from your own faith tradition. Use the links on this page to explore resources available beyond ADN.
Interdenominational and Nondenominational
CLC Network. Partners with schools, churches, and families to create inclusive communities for persons at all levels of ability and disability. Excellent collection of disability books and videos for sale.
Joni and Friends. International ministry with an evangelical perspective. Vision: to accelerate Christian ministry in the disability community. Mission: to communicate the Gospel and equip Christ-honoring churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected by disabilities.
Ecumenical Disability Advocates Network, a program of the World Council of Churches, advocates for the inclusion, participation and active involvement of persons with disabilities in all spiritual, social, economic and structural life of the church and society.
Interfaith Mental Illness Network.
Pathways to Promise. Pathways is a technical assistance and resource center for those interested in mental health ministry. Informational handouts, worship resources, manuals, curricula resources, pamphlets, bulletin inserts, and video.
Summer Institute on Theology and Disability. An annual conference that brings together academics, theologians, practitioners and others—people with and without labeled disabilities—to explore the inclusive intersections of theology and disabilities.
Evangelical Lutheran Church of America Disability Ministry
Bethesda Lutheran Communities
Presbyterian Church in America Special Needs Ministries
Presbyterians for Disability Concerns. Presbyterian Church USA.
Christian Reformed Disability Concerns. Extensive resources for worship, accessibility and awareness, and for caring ministries. Their Inclusion Handbook is chock full of ideas, tips and resources.
Reformed Church in America Disability Concerns.
Seventh Day Adventist
United Church of Christ
United Church of Christ Disabilities Ministries
Widening the Welcome. Annual disabilities conference.