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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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Jane Loscheider, an Altru occupational therapist; Jon Green, Altru Health Foundation's executive director; and Jessica Strand, manager of Altru physical medicine and outpatient therapy, at  Altru's East Street therapy station.
November 06, 2017

Altru social skills training for ages 11-18 awarded Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant

The award to Grand Forks-based Altru Health Foundation will be used to help pre-teens and teens with social skills training in a manner similar to Altru's existing programs for children ages 3 to 10. ...

NDAD active at Aging & Disability conference in Fargo
October 12, 2017

NDAD active at Aging & Disability conference in Fargo

NDAD was an active exhibitor during the Northern Plains Conference on Aging and Disability in Fargo Oct. 11. ...

NDAD receives $500 from Performance Chiropractic
October 10, 2017

NDAD receives $500 from Performance Chiropractic

Performance Chiropractic of Grand Forks has donated $500 to NDAD to help people with disabilities and health challenges. ...

Kashton Faul
Expectant parents anxiously await the joy of their new baby coming into the world.  New parents have hopes and dreams of their son or daughter living a happy, healthy life.  When their baby is born with health concerns, what then? How do you move forward?  Where do you turn for help?   In late 2015, the Faul family was asking ...
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Community Fundraiser:
Community Fundraiser:
NDAD-sponsored community fundraisers are conducted by friends and families of one or more people with a disability or health challenge. NDAD acts as custodian of all funds raises. Learn more about this longtime NDAD program today.
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