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Our Sponsors Are Our Stars

The HANDS "Reach for the Stars" Cocktail Party/Auction and Golf Outing fundraiser would not be possible without the wonderful support of our fantastic sponsors.  We value these sponsors and appreciate what they do to support people ...

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It's Birdies for Charity time!

It’s Birdies for Charity time! It’s fun, it’s easy, and it raises funds for HDC. The HDC Boosters are once again participating in Birdies for Charity, the special Quad City fundraising program presented in cooperation with the ...

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Reach for the Stars Cocktail Party/Auction and Golf Outing

The HANDS Auxiliary "Reach for the Stars" Cocktail Party/Auction was a good time, and most importantly, it raised some significant funds for programs at HDC.    We are so very grateful for everyone who sponsored, golfed, ...

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Since 1969, the Handicapped Development Center has been a non-profit organization supporting people with disabilities. We believe all individuals are endowed with the same fundamental rights and needs, are entitled to opportunities promoting the fulfillment of those rights and needs, continue to develop throughout their lives, and should have the opportunity to become contributing members of their community.

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carf_goldseal_2016As a premier service provider, we passionately advocate on behalf of individuals with disabilities by creating opportunities for them to succeed, to achieve, to grow, and to be happy.


The Handicapped Development Center is accredited by Carf for its Community Services and Employment Services programs. In the Fall of 2016, we underwent a Carf survey and received our 12th consecutive maximum three-year accreditation.

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