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TV Raffle

Win a Big 55" TV The HANDS Auxiliary is selling tickets for $20 each or 3 for $50 and only 250 tickets will be sold, so your odds are great! The drawing will take place at the HANDS ...

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Parent Interested Persons Luncheon/ABLE Act Update

A presentation will be made at the June 23rd Parent/Interested Persons Luncheon that will include the latest information regarding the ABLE Act. The meeting will be at noon at the Hickory Grove Road building. Call the Center ...

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Superheroes Cocktail Party/Auction and HANDS Golf Outing

The 2016 HANDS fundraising events are almost here and they are going to be fun! The Superheroes Cocktail Party/Auction will be held on Sunday, June 5th at the Steeplegate Inn with golf following on Monday, June 6th ...

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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.

Our Mission

The Handicapped Development Center (HDC) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to plan, establish and operate programs which provide opportunities and assistance to persons with disabilities in and around Scott County, Iowa.

CarfBlue2014The Handicapped Development Center is accredited by Carf for its Community Services and Employment Services programs. In the Fall of 2013, we underwent a Carf survey and received our 11th consecutive maximum three-year accreditation.
Click here to read the survey results.

HDC News

Eastern Iowa MH/DS Region Funding

The legislature did not provide a long-term solution to the tax levy disparity problem within the Eastern Iowa Mental Health/Disability Services (MH/DS) region and other regions around the state. Since the regions were established two years ago, Scott County has been... read more

Birdies For Charity

It’s time to chip in for charity. Birdies for Charity, that is! The HDC Boosters again participating in Birdies for Charity, the special Quad City fundraising program presented in cooperation with the John Deere Classic. You are invited to pledge .01, .02, .03 or more... read more

The Survey Says…

To obtain feedback from those who know us best, an online survey tool was used this year to gather information from participants and families/guardians about the services HDC provides.

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Handicapped Development CenterMay 28, 2016 @ 7:42am

These guys had a great time when they took a plane to see the Packers v. Bears game at Lambeau Field last year. This package was purchased at the HANDS Auction, and it will be available again this year! The 2016 game is guaranteed to be drier too.

Get all the details for the event here: http://handicappeddevelopment.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/Invite2016.pdf

Registration information is here: http://handicappeddevelopment.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/Invite16RegPage.pdf

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Handicapped Development CenterMay 27, 2016 @ 1:53am

Yesterday, the Scott County Regional Authority granted us $25,000 to help purchase a new wheelchair accessible van. Thanks SCRA!

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Handicapped Development Center added 4 new photos.May 25, 2016 @ 9:55am

A trip to the Boetje's Mustard headquarters was a fun activity and some folks scored a few samples.

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Handicapped Development CenterMay 25, 2016 @ 4:56am

Wouldn't it be great to have a new 55" TV to watch the Olympics on this summer? You have a chance to win one if you purchase tickets for the HANDS TV Raffle. Tickets are $20 each or 3 for $50 and only 250 will be sold! THE DRAWING IS LESS THAN 2 WEEKS AWAY!

Get tickets at all HDC locations or from an HDC board member. Call 563-391-4834 for more info.

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Handicapped Development Center added 4 new photos.May 24, 2016 @ 1:13am

Congratulations to all those who participated in the Special Olympics track and field state games last week. Some brought back medals. All brought back great memories of a wonderful experience.

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