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DISC (Disability Concerns)

Disability ConcernsDisability Concerns

DISC (Disability Concerns) is a resource for persons with disabilities, their families, friends, caretakers, congregations and clergy. This page offers information related to disability concerns with a focus on spiritual care. Here, you will find material on developmental disabilities, mental illness, appropriate language, social and environmental accessibility and resources on disability for individuals and faith communities.

The UMC Task Force on Disabilities

The mission of the The UMC Task Force on Disabilities is to identify, develop and communicate about programs and resources for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities within the faith community of each Annual Conference, and to mobilize disability champions to represent each Annual Conference and promote our vision. Please visit the task force web page for more information.

General Resources

Specific Disability Resources

All Specific Disability Resources are in PDF format. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, the free program needed to view and print these pages, you can download it here. AdobeReader