a1. ministries (U.S.)

Challenge Ministry Liturgy

-a monthly liturgy designed for Orthodox persons with developmental and physical disability; after worship is a teaching and social time, and there are picnics as well. The families also gather for special speakers on practical matters in relation to their disabled member(s). See also  Archangel Michael Church, Port Washington, NY and the Hellenos House Group Home in Wantagh, NY & St. George Parish, Bethesda, Maryland & Ministry Profile: The Challenge Liturgy  & Pictures of visit by Archbishop Demetrios

FOCUS North America

a network of Orthodox  Christian social action ministries with a focus on helping the homeless

Good Samaritan Ministry

Ministering to Residents of an Adult Foster Care Home, by Fr. Michael Matsko, pastor of Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church, Livonia, MI

Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society, Inc

their mission is to give aid to, among others, the handicapped

The Matthew 25 House

(In Communion: The Gospel of Necessity, by Joe May. The Ministry is now a Catholic Worker House in Akron, Ohio providing hospitality for homeless men

The Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion

“ABOUT US: OCAMPR exists to foster interdisciplinary dialogue and promote Christian fellowship among healing professionals in medicine, psychology and religion. …”

Orthodox Christian Recorded Books

“… OCRB is dedicated to providing audio versions of Orthodox Christian books, lectures, and liturgical materials. …”

OrthodoxCounselor.com

developed by Eric Bohlin, M.A. (see “Our Mission” for details)

Pageau Carvings

Pick up your cross.doc (Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago)

see also Fanari Camp, 2011 & 3 Events in the Past Year  

Reconciliation Services, FOCUS + Kansas City: Mental Health & Substance Abuse 

  • Solution-focused therapy;
  • Cognitive behavior therapy;
  • Crisis interventions;
  • Domestic violence and sexual abuse treatment;
  • Refugee trauma counseling.

– See more at: http://www.rs3101.org/programs/mental-health-substance-abuse/#sthash.UFLXx7Ts.dpuf

  • Solution-focused therapy;
  • Cognitive behavior therapy;
  • Crisis interventions;
  • Domestic violence and sexual abuse treatment;
  • Refugee trauma counseling.

– See more at: http://www.rs3101.org/programs/mental-health-substance-abuse/#sthash.UFLXx7Ts.dpufCognitive behavior therapy;

  • Crisis interventions;
  • Domestic violence and sexual abuse treatment;
  • Refugee trauma counseling.

– See more at: http://www.rs3101.org/programs/mental-health-substance-abuse/#sthash.UFLXx7Ts.dpuf

St. Brigid Fellowship 

St. Luke the Evangelist Orthodox Church’s Garden Center Services

a Parish ministry in Burbank, Illinois, which includes a monthly visit to the Garden Center, a residential program for persons with disability. 

 St. Panteleimon Orthodox Christian Outreach

 The Sheltering Tree

a ministry in the works which will provide vocational & residential services for developmentally disabled youth

Special Olympics Multi-Sport Training Camp at Antiochian Village

The Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese’ North American Council teen SOYO annual week-long Special Olympics Camp.

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