Ministries/Programs

NCPD, working on behalf of the over 14 million Catholics in the United States who live with physical, intellectual, sensory, mental, or emotional disabilities, provides training, resources, and consultation to a network of directors of disability ministry in dioceses throughout the U.S., and other ministry partners.  Through its programs and services, NCPD promotes and defends the culture of life, upholding the dignity of every person.  

NCPD seeks to support the ministries for Catholics with disabilities in parishes and dioceses throughout the United States, and to share up-to-date information on the best practices and resources currently being developed and utilized. 

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