Resources and Information

Trying to find a church that welcomes autistic people? Look on http://www.achurchnearyou.com/ and click on "Find Churches". There is an "autism aware/accessible" box in the middle of the page.

Links and Resources

Autism Guidelines Church of England Oxford Diocese: Click to Download

Opening the Doors - Ministry for people with learning difficulties and people on the autistic spectrum

Ann is the co-author of a new book entitled 'Making Church Accessible to All' To find out more and make a purchase, click here.

Grace and the Autism Spectrum

Sensory Pilgrimage Example

You can also this video http://vimeo.com/52193530 which is a 2 minute video on autism sensory difficulties. Needs sound.

Autism Template for Churches for All: http://annmemmott.org.uk/files/Autism-template-for-Churches-for-All.xls

The Work of the Disability Adviser for Oxford Diocese Welcoming Children with Special Needs in Church

A Christian faith and Autism

Adviser to the Church of England for their national "Opening the Doors" report on inclusion for learning disability and autism. Some of her work on spirituality and ASC also features on the Archbishops' Council alternative spirituality group website here.

http://annmemmott.org.uk/files/Autism-and-Safeguarding.pdf

Get in touch
If you would like any of the items on this website in other formats or words that are easier to read, please contact Ann on ann.memmott@oxford.anglican.org or ring 0118 921 0130

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