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Special Needs Ministry

The work of the Ministry with Persons with Special Needs seeks to include all in faith formation and parish life.

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A Reminder from Pope Francis

Pope Francis reminds us that we are created in God's image and each of us "...reflects something of God's glory (274)."

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Parish Accessibility: Always A Priority

"We are incomplete as a church if someone is missing.”

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New ASL Confirmation Program

This new Confirmation program has been created for the Catholic Deaf Community but can also be used by visual learners.

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Respite for Caregivers. Recreation for Children.

Learning to play together goes hand in hand with learning to pray together!

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Blessings of Inclusion

Kudos to you, pastors and parishioners, who are filled with the spirit of inclusion!

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Latest Updates

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Fall Masses Begin

Kudos to all of the parishes involved in this ministry!

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Inclusion Awareness Sunday

Apply for a grant to be used to make your parish church and buildings more welcoming and accessible for persons with disabilities.

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Liturgy and Lunch

Liturgy and Lunch September 27th. We are one flock and we follow a single shepherd!

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Catechetical Congress 2014

Come and experience the joy of living the Gospel at the Catechetical Congress 2014!

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Challenger Sports Camp

Children with special needs invited to Sports Camp at St. Anthony's High School!

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Upcoming Events

Sep
15

Sorrowful Mother Mass

The 10th annual mass for  children who are terminally ill as well as for children with special needs and their parents will take place on September [...]

Monday, Sep 15, 2014
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Lindenhurst

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Sep
27

Liturgy and Lunch

Saturday, Sep 27, 2014
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
St. Thomas More Church
Hauppauge

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Oct
21

Sacramental Preparation for Children with Special Needs

This Workshop will explore the Guidelines for the Celebration of the Sacraments with Persons with Disabilities.  These Guidelines are the foundation on which the inclusion [...]

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
St. Frances de Chantal Parish Center
Wantagh

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