Work Needed: Blue Springs Terrace provides independent living in supportive Christian community for ALL retired pastors and full-time Christian workers of the United Church of Christ and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and/or their spouses. Houses are provided and residents pay a small monthly maintenance fee. Work projects include building assessments and repairs so that people can remain in their homes living independently.
Time: Weekends or week-long in spring or fall.
Group Size: Maximum 10
Minimum Age: None
Adult to Youth Ratio: 1:5
Conditions: Groups stay at the "Agape House" Terrace Community Center. Bring your own air mattress and sleeping bag. Kitchen provided. Groups cook own food. Bring own tools and equipment for projects.
Cost: Donation accepted for materials.
Educational/Advocacy Components: Blue Springs Terrace is a member of the UCC Council for Health and Human Service Ministries (CHHSM). Conversation with retired church workers and clergy.
Contact: Mary Ann Pierson 816-392-4750
Web site: http://www.bluespringsterrace.org/