Autism and the Local Church Materials

The following links are materials provided from a workshop on Autism and the Local Church that was held at the Virginia United Methodist Center on Oct. 23, 2009. They are presented with permission from the presenters.

The Resource Connection, Inc.: Equipping congregations to recognize the disabled (pdf)

Sensory Sensitivities and the Church (pdf)

Thimerosal and Vaccines (pdf)

Rainbow Room Sunday School at Burke United Methodist Church flyer (pdf)

Manual on “Modifying the Preschool Classroom to Include Children with Autism,” by Karen Roberts (used with permission). The link for the manual is:


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