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Welcome to NDAD.org

The mission of NDAD is to enhance the quality of lives of individuals facing health challenges.
Charitable nonprofit NDAD -- the North Dakota Association for the Disabled -- was founded more than 40 years ago by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with disabilities and health challenges in the state of North Dakota, many of whom were ineligible for services from other agencies. NDAD's reach also includes border communities in surrounding states.

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NDAD offices closed for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday
January 13, 2017

NDAD offices closed for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

NDAD offices in Fargo, Minot and Grand Forks will be closed Monday, Jan. 16, which is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular NDAD office hours will resume Tuesday, Jan. 17. ...

NDAD employee: Giving Hearts 2017 provides extra incentive to help
January 06, 2017

NDAD employee: Giving Hearts 2017 provides extra incentive to help

Mike Brue has taken part in Giving Hearts Day in the past, but this year's annual 24-hour online give-a-thon Feb. 9 is the first chance Mike, an NDAD employee since 2012, is able to use the Giving Hearts event to directly help his employer. ...

Home On The Range therapy program awarded NDAD's Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant
December 12, 2016

Home On The Range therapy program awarded NDAD's Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant

The grant will be used to purchase mountain bikes for Home On The Range’s adventure therapy programs in western North Dakota's Badlands. ...

Dean Knutson
Dean Knutson performs volunteer respite care visits in East Grand Forks, Minn., on behalf of Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota. The Grand Forks resident likes the fit, for several reasons. “I’ve been told I can talk,” he said, smiling. He says he’s a good listener, too – a key component of respite service. Knutson ...
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Community Fundraiser:Declan Leehan
Community Fundraiser: Declan Leehan
Declan Leehan, 1½, of East Grand Forks, Minn., has undergone chemotherapy treatments at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital in Minneapolis recently. He was diagnosed during the fall with an atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (AT/RT), a rare and aggressive type of brain cancer. He had surgery that removed almost all of the tumor. A pancake breakfast fundraiser to help Declan and his family is set for Sat., Jan. 28, at the Ground Round in Grand Forks. Charitable nonprofit NDAD is a sponsor through its free Community Fundraisers Program. Donate online in the Fundraisers section of this website or mail a donation to NDAD.
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