Websites & Blogs

All Are Welcome, South Carolina disability training program and resources

Amy Julia Becker, Thin Places, Faith, Family and Disability

Autism-Light Blog, highlights individuals with autism or people and organizations that work on behalf of people with autism

The Banquet Network, Helping Faith Communities reach, serve and include people and families with special needs

Children of Destiny, a “Christian ministry dedicated to bringing God’s hope, life and restoration to families and individuals struggling with autism and related disorders through the development and promotion of effective prayer, inspirational messages, and spiritual support”.

Chirp Curriculum, making church welcoming for people with special needs

Churches and Captioning

Disabled Christianity, a blog by Jeff McNair, Director of the Public Policy Center for Joni and Friends International Disability Center and faculty member at California Baptist University

Erik W. Carter, author, researcher, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Special Education

Joy Class Alive

Maureen Pratt, author of Salt and Light: Church, Disability, and the Blessing of Welcome for All; Peace in the Storm: Meditations on Chronic Pain & Illness; Beyond Pain: Job, Jesus, and Joy; and Don’t Panic!: How to Keep Going When the Going Gets Tough.

The Inclusive Church Blog, Helping Churches Successfully Include Children with Special Needs by Amy Fenton Lee

Sign with Me VA, Provides special needs resources, American Sign Language (ASL) products for adults and children of differing abilities. They also have a calendar of local Hampton Roads events