Lena Meehan is the Diocesan Director for SPRED (SpeciaL Religious Development) in the Diocese of Down and Connor. She has been involved with SPRED for over 20 years and has been Diocesan Coordinator for the past six years. Volunteers in parishes, use the programme to develop the spirituality of people with learning difficulties and welcome them into parish life.
|Title of event||Special Development for People with Learning Disabilities|
|Description of event||Workshop
This workshop will share how people with learning difficulties help us in so many ways, teaching us about respect, dignity, compassion, love, friendship, laughter and celebration. Our volunteers will also show how they discovered that their faith is growing and deepening too, through the sharing and trust in the group and through the witness of love and forgiveness, which our special friends give to us.
|Date of event||Saturday 16th June|
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