Catholic Faith Formation and Education
Catechesis for People with Special Needs

Mission:  “To provide a means to assist those with varied physical, developmental and emotional abilities to participate fully in all aspects of parish life and Catholic School communities.”

We are a single flock under the care of a single shepherd. There can be no separate Church for persons with disabilities.  Welcome and Justice for Persons with Disabilities, 1. USCCB

Social Events

Interpreted Masses for the Deaf (In conjunction with the Catholic Deaf Ministry)

  • Christ the King Church, Westmere. Twice a month on Sunday. Please call 456-1644 for information.
  • Corpus Christi, Round Lake. 10:30 Mass on the first Sunday of the month. Please call 877-8506 for information.
  • Saint Michael the Archangel Church, Troy. 4:30 Mass first Saturday of the month.  Please call 283-6110.
If you would like to have an interpreted mass or event listed please contact Rosemarie Tobin at

Disability Awareness Calendar 2016


Catechetical Resources for People with Disabilities

Inclusion Resources for People with Disabilities

Sacramental Formation Resources for People with Disabilities


Disability Awareness

Faith and Disability

For more information regarding persons with special needs in our faith communities such as for catechesis or sacramental preparation or in our Catholic Schools for please contact Rosemarie Tobin at (518) 453-6602.