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.
Mennonite Health Services Alliance. For a list of Anabaptist-related disability service
organizations click on the
"Select a Service" box, and select Developmental Disabilities.
American Baptist Home Mission Societies - Disabilities Ministries
American Baptist Homes and Caring Ministries
Disability Ministry. North American Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention.
Lifeway Christian Resources Special Needs Ministry. Southern Baptist Convention.
Brethren in Christ
Christian Reformed Church
Church of God (Anderson)
Night-Light. Empowering people who are living with special needs; helping faith communities to understand life with special needs and to become an authentic community with all of their members.
Church of the Brethren
Episcopal Disability Network
Episcopal Conference of the Deaf
Episcopal Mental Illness Network
Episcopal Church - People Living with Disabilities
Covenant Enabling Residences
Friends Church / Quaker
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
Presbyterians for Disability Concerns. Presbyterian Church USA
See Christian Reformed Church