Including People with Disabilities in Faith Communities : A Guide for Service Providers, Families and Congregations

Including People with Disabilities in Faith Communities : A Guide for Service Providers, Families and Congregations

Description

This book addresses how faith communities, service providers, and families can work together to support the full participation of individuals with disabilities in the faith community of their choice. Topics include: rationale for including and supporting people with disabilities within a faith community; the importance of collaboration among faith communities, service providers, families, and individuals with disabilities to establish and maintain supports; specific ideas for including individuals with disabilities and for developing a network of religious groups, service providers, and families to make faith communities more inclusive. Carter incorporates the following elements into the book: practical strategies, vignettes, case examples (i.e., model programs), resource lists, and photocopiable forms, checklists, and interview guides.


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Details

Author(s)
Erik W. Carter
Format
Paperback | 224 pages
Dimensions
153.92 x 228.6 x 13.97mm | 358.34g
Publication date
15 Oct 2007
Publisher
Brookes Publishing Co
Publication City/Country
Baltimore, United States
Language
English
ISBN10
1557667438
ISBN13
9781557667434
Bestsellers rank
17,859