Disability Awareness

Everybody belongs, everybody serves

Our AIM:
Accessible, Inclusive, Missional churches
where everybody belongs and everybody serves.

Disability Consultation

We are available to offer assistance on matters related to ministering with persons with disabilities, their families, and their churches.

Disability Awareness: Resources

Disability ministry resources are available for advocates, worship planners, and church staff covering topics related to caring, accessibility and awareness, mental health and more. (These resources, shared between the Disability Concerns ministries of the Reformed Church in America and the Christian Reformed Church in North America, are located on The Network.)

Learn More about Disability Concerns

Everybody Belongs, Everybody Serves

Disability Awareness Sunday Resources

What’s Disability Awareness Sunday?

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Breaking Barriers

See past issues of our Breaking Barriers newsletter, available in English, Spanish and Korean.

Disability Awareness: Books We Love

Here are some books we love to recommend for your church and ministries.

Disability Ministries Fund

Make a gift to help cover the operational costs of the RCA's disability ministry. 

Stories about Disability Awareness

At Home in the Faith

Japanese Christians in New York City find a church that feels like home. Now they want to bring their faith back to their family and friends in Japan.

A Circle of Friends

When a Supreme Court ruling changed housing requirements for people with disabilities, one residential facility and its chaplain ensured that everyone had a home—and a church—to call their own.

Looking Back to Look Ahead

How an anniversary celebration caused Second Reformed to reconsider its future

Disability Advocate Makes Leadership Accessible

Cassie Lokker says empowering people with disabilities means inviting them not just into the church building but also into leadership roles.

Making Connections at Faith Church

Reach the disconnected; grow the connected. These words have shaped the vision and mission of a multisite RCA church in Indiana.

Contact:

Terry A. DeYoung
Coordinator for Disability Concerns
tdeyoung@rca.org
616-541-0855

 

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