Sacramental Preparation Tri-County Catholics offers Adaptive Material for Individuals with Special Needs or Autism for the Sacraments of First Eucharist, First Reconciliation and Confirmation.
Parish School Religion Tri-County Catholics can use a textbook series called Finding God, which includes an Adaptive Program so that children with special needs can participate in a classroom setting or at home. 7-8th grade material is available for those that wish to participate in a home study setting.
For more information and to see materials and discuss what options would be best for your family please contact Ann Whyle in the St. John Parish Office.
Additional Resources National Catholic Partnership on Disability This website provides with lots of resources and information. Click on Ministers/Programs Tab to access Ministry Related Resources for individuals with specific special needs. Special Needs Religious Education The Archdiocese of Cincinnati provides some helpful links and resources for families with special needs. Marriage and A Special Need Child This article gives some helpful tips for parents to support their marriage as they work together in raising their child with special needs.