Assistance is generally awarded for the following types of support:-Supplying subscriptions to the Christian Science Quarterly, Full Text Bible Lessons, my Bible Lesson and the Christian Science Sentinel.-Assisting with Christian Science practitioner and nursing bills.-Arranging contact visits with volunteers to drive constituents to church services and lectures.-Making financial assistance available for respite and enrichment activities (such as tuition for an individual and a chaperone to attend experiential programs for Christian Scientists).-Offering encouragement and direction to families about unique approaches to greater independence and freedom. -Sharing information with families needing to find new living arrangements for individuals in their care.-Finding and providing information that could lead to more adequate support of individual needs, tutoring, training, and freedom.-Hosting an online family support network to help provide parents in the Christian Science community with a platform to exchange experiences, inspiration and resources, as they deal with their challenges.
Once your application has been submitted it will be reviewed by the RVRN board at the monthly meeting. Requests totaling more than $1500 require full RVRN Board approval and may take longer to review.
Please call Rebecca Creighton, Program Manager, if you have any questions: 719.966.7876.