NEADS (Dogs For Deaf and Disabled Americans)
NEADS (Dogs For Deaf and Disabled Americans), of Princeton, MA, is a non-profit organization, organized under section 501c (3) of the IRS code. NEADS was established in1976 to train and provide rescued dogs and donated puppies to assist people who are deaf or physically disabled in leading more independent lives at work, at home and at school. These assistance dogs become an extension of their owners and bring security, freedom, independence and relief from social isolation to their human partners.
124 W. 7th Street
Washington, KS 66968
KSDS, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the training and placement of canine assistance to individuals with disabilities.
KSDS provides canine assistance in two areas of service:
Guide Dogs: These specially trained dogs provide mobility assistance to those individuals who are blind or visually impaired.
Service Dogs: These assistance dogs are used by people with other physical disabilities. They are trained to help pull a wheelchair, retrieve articles, provide balance, turn lights on/off, and open doors.
Canine Companions for Independence
National Organization that places service dogs with people with disabilities.
Helping Hands Monkeys
Monkey Helpers for people with disabilities.