To welcome and support parishioners with physical, mental or sensory disability to full participation in parish life. In the process, persons with disabilities can give their spiritual gifts to all.
This is accomplished through: Affirmation-assuring that people with disabilities feel welcome and being sensitive to their needs. Communication-large print missalettes, assistive hearing devices for the celebration of the Eucharist, etc. Accessibility-bathrooms with wheelchair facilities, ramps, curb cuts, etc. Advocate for Supportive Services-support groups, respite care. Education-PSR