For retreat information call 818-575-1774.
Press on in Brasov Romania!
Joni and Friends invites you to join us Press On in Romania with our newest addition to International Family Retreat, Brasov! The retreat will be held at the disability friendly Harghita Christian Camp. You will be serving alongside our in ...
For retreat information call 818-575-1774.
Press On in China!
People affected by disability in China have very few options for education or employment. Although loved by their parents, their opportunities for social interaction or spiritual nurturing are very limited. Joni and Friends works especially with the poor in rural communities ...
Education & Training Resources
Journal of the Christian Institute on Disability
A subscription to the Journal of the Christian Institute on Disability is comprised of two issues, Spring and Fall. The annual subscription includes both the print and electronic versions.
Individual Subscription: $60.00
Institutional Subscription: $120.00
(Both subscriptions included domestic shipping & handling. For international subscriptions, shipping is based on current postal rates.)
Give Them Jesus
Speaker: Pam Baldwin. All children are capable of experiencing God’s love in amazing ways, and that includes children with disabilities. In this workshop, you’ll hear how to present the gospel to children with special needs and how to help them grow in their faith. Plant the seed of the Hope of Jesus and watch the Holy Spirit grow ...
It's a Girl But Will She Live?
When their baby was born with severe microcephaly, Barbara and her husband were devastated but determined to nurture and love their daughter until she was no longer with them. After five operations and serious complications, doctors were completely baffled. Although multi-handicapped, she was still alive! As these parents became believers, God showed them His plan. They began a Hearts in ...
Our Fractured Wholeness
Making the Courageous Journey from Brokenness to Love. Born with cerebral palsy, Diana Ventura has known brokenness her entire life. Her story is a reflection on experiences of her own and of others, revealing God’s healing on the path of suffering. Readers who join her in this journey of prayer and faith will be better equipped to meet everyday ...
Branch of the Vine Software, Ltd.
Branch of the Vine Software is a non-profit with the mission of producing accessible software to help individuals with cognitive impairments learn about the Lord and His love for them. In a field of assistive technology that teaches basic cause and effect skills and encourages individuals with cognitive impairments to interact with the computer, it is unique in its Christian ...
Alternative Designs for Special Education (ADSE)
Alternative Designs for Special Education (ADSE) empowers private school educators and parents to effectively serve and support students with special needs. Through leadership development, strategic planning, and enrichment opportunities, ADSE equips private school communities to develop and sustain special needs programs.
Extraordinary Kids: Nurturing and Championing Your Child with Special Needs
If you are a Christian parent of a child with special needs this book is for you. It is written by two mothers of children with special needs. Their goal in writing this book is to guide you as you face the daily challenges of raising your special gift from the Lord.
VERMONT - The Fold Family Ministries
This is a Christ-centered residential program for emotionally troubled teens, the Fold Family Ministries provides Biblically-based, Christ-centered discipling, teaching, mentoring, and training for young people and families in crisis.
Pocket Guide to Special Needs
In this 16-page booklet, you will learn ten quick tips to reach every child in the classroom. You'll learn how to identify and connect with children who have special needs and reach them with Jesus' love. It includes surveys and tools to guide teachers as they partner with parents and establish action plans that work.
Softcover booklet, 16 pages ...
As a quarterly publication and premier resource on adapted physical activity, Palaestra's mission is to enlighten parents in all aspects of physical activity, making them the best advocates for their children during IEP (Individualized Educational Program) discussions with school or community recreation staffs; to increase the knowledge base of professionals working with children or adults with disabilities, making them ...