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To request your Accessible Carol Services guide pack go to our Carol Services page

A Christmas give away booklet

The OUTSIDE/IN booklet is available from Lifewords: lifewords.global/shop/
with supporting information at: lifewords.global/projects/christmas-2018/

The booklet has Bible readings from the Accessible Edition New Testament (Biblica) interspersed with straightforward comments on a theme of inclusivity.

Torch Trust can provide braille and large print editions: torchtrust.org
or by email to info@torchtrust.org

Accessible Handouts and Carol Sheets

For guidance on Clear Print from Disability and Jesus: http://disabilityandjesus.org.uk/downloads/

For braille and/or large print  handouts or songsheets contact Torch Trust: torchtrust.org
or enquire by email to info@torchtrust.org
– including Bethlehem Carol Sheets and the OUTSIDE/IN booklet in large print and braille

To access Torch Trust’s online braille and large print transcription tools: torchtrust.org/smartweb/foursight/accessibleworship

Bethlehem Carol Sheets in standard print can be obtained from Embrace the Middle East: shop.embraceme.org/categories/carol-sheets

To use Makaton symbols in print: https://www.widgit.com/support/in-print/manual/how_to_use_in_print_2.pdf

BSL Interpreters: Christian Interpreters Network

Signs of God maintain a list of Christian BSL interpreters: signsofgod.org.uk
or you can enquire by email: interpreters@signsofgod.org.uk

Accessible Bible

The Accessible Edition New Testament can be ordered from Livability, Torch Trust, Urban Saints and Christian bookshops
or directly from Biblica: https://www.biblicaeurope.com/bible-shop/category/new-testaments

The NIrV text (the text used in the Accessible Edition) is available online from various website and apps –
for example: https://www.biblegateway.com/

Stewarding

To get helpful Stewards reminder cards from Through the Roof: https://www.throughtheroof.org/new-stewards-cards-now-available/

For a general guide to accessibility at church

Order the Roofbreaker Guide from Through the Roof: throughtheroof.org/shop/be-a-roofbreaker/