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Friday, December 4 • 9:20am - 10:10am
Facilitating Natural Supports in Faith Communities LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Faith communities are an underestimated and underutilized resource for identifying and developing natural supports to enhance the lives of people with IDD. Faith community participants are a source for potential authentic relationships. These relationships in turn open natural networks for broader reach into the community. Models for equipping leadership and multiplying current best practices will be shared. . OBJECTIVES:Participants will: 1. Explore potential of faith Communities and how they can benefit people from friendship to work and beyond 2. Identify community entry points 3. Learn intentional engagement processes 4. See best practices in action


Laura Lee Wright

Ministry Consultant, Bethesda Lutheran Communities
I am a person who defines myself as the daughter of the King of kings. Born with Cerebral Palsy, living with challenges is just away of life. The last 15 years, I have been able to look at both faith and disability. I have developed church programs, consulted with churches, have a... Read More →

Friday December 4, 2015 9:20am - 10:10am PST
Salem 1401 SW Naito Parkway Portland, OR 97201

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