Our Doors Are Open offers faith communities creative ideas and guidance to increase inclusion and accessibility for people with disabilities.

Getting Started

Bring full participation of people with disabilities in your faith community by:

  • Form an Accessibility Committee
  • Identify Barriers
  • Make a Plan

Find out how at our Parliament of the Worlds Religions 2018 pre-event:

Opening Your Doors Seminar
September 8, 2018 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Resources & Guidance

Our Doors Are Open has free help and support for your community:

  • Free Our Doors are Open Services
  • Quick Accessibility Tips
  • Accessibility and Inclusion Resources
  • Our Doors are Open Guide

Participating Communities

Learn who is participating in Our Doors are Open:

  • Find welcoming communities and congregations
  • Participating organizations
  • Project photo album

 

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One of many stories of how local businesses and technology work together to create a more #welcomingcommunity!

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Spaces are limited RSVP by completing this google form https://t.co/2aDRHaRDJ8 …
Please let us know, how we can best include you at the workshop.
If you have any questions or bring the workshop to your community instead, email Teresa at tlee@faculty.ocadu.ca

Our very own Mike Walker will be offering an Our Doors are Open community inclusion workshop to the Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College at UofT tomorrow morning!
Sign up for workshops to make your community more welcoming: https://t.co/V1DCzRzO75
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email: teresa.lee@alumni.utoronto.ca

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2 days ago

Our Doors Are Open

When we say "Everyone is welcome" what do we really mean? A barrier in your community, such as the lack of ramps, can make a different point entirely for a person with disabilities.

Sometimes actions speak louder than words.

"Opening Your Doors" event includes seminars and workshops that will enable persons with disabilities and their families to participate in all aspects of ministry and outreach.

To register:
opendoors.idrc.ocadu.ca/opening-your-doors-seminar/

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4 days ago

Our Doors Are Open

The first step to becoming a welcoming community is to introduce yourself. Meet our keynote speaker Tom Reynolds!

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6 days ago

Our Doors Are Open

There's always room...to improve, to understand, to do more, to grow your community.

Join us on September 8, 9:00AM - 4:30PM for "Opening Your Doors", an event of seminars and workshops dedicated to help you grow an inclusive faith community.

To register:
opendoors.idrc.ocadu.ca/opening-your-doors-seminar/

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