The Commission for Ministry to Persons with Disabilities is both an advisory and a working body of laity from various parishes throughout the diocese. As an advisory body to the Bishop through the Secretariat for Parish Life and Lay Leadership, this commission advances diocesan and parish ministry to persons with disabilities. As a working body this commission assists in the strategizing, planning and implementation of the programs and services that comprise this ministry. The term of membership is three years and renewable. The commission meets six times during the year.
In addition to the general qualities/characteristics listed above, those nominated to serve should: