Tags » Intellectual Disability

Getting to Know You

Some years ago, I was involved in a symposium called “Bridging the Gap”. Its purpose was to gather providers of disability services and faith community leaders together for a day in order to create connections and raise awareness of people with disabilities and the value of faith community connections. 411 more words

Autism doesn't have to be viewed as a disability or disorder

Original post from The Guardian

‘……………By Nikki Stevenson

Mainstream theory presents autism as an “epidemic”, disease or deficit. But what about the strengths and abilities that can be found within the spectrum? 1,050 more words

Disability

Desiring Disability, Intimacy, and Community - Eliza Chandler

This will help us think about disability community.

Disability communities avoid colonialism.

Colonialism means trying to take over or control another country and make money from it. 85 more words

Disability

"Picture This": The PhotoChangers Use Photography to Tell People about Issues Important to their Lives

We used photography to tell people about what is important in our lives.

We worked as co-researchers with Ann Fudge Schormans.

Co-researchers are labelled people who work with researchers from universities. 206 more words

Disability

San Marcos, TX police locate missing woman | The Blotter

A San Antonio man has been arrested after his disabled ex-girlfriend was found at his home.

The San Marcos Department with assistance from the San Antonio Police Department located thirty-year-old Melody Renfro (7/15/1985) at the home of her ex-boyfriend Devend Christopher Bell (04/03/1991). 56 more words

Adult

San Marcos, TX police searching for missing woman | KXAN.com

SAN MARCOS (KXAN) – A disabled woman in San Marcos has been missing for 10 days and the San Marcos Police Department needs your to help find her. 54 more words

Missing

Doing Justice

“…and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” (Micah 6:8)  561 more words