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Join the Fun

Get in on the fun and take part in our Auction! We are partnering with Qtego Services for the auction fundraiser this year.  That means you can bid on the fabulous silent auction items and raise money ...

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Thank You to Our Sponsors

We could not have made it to our 50th anniversary without the generosity of many organizations, businesses, and individuals throughout the years.  A huge thank you goes out to these wonderful sponsors for being a part ...

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Birdies for Charity

John Deere Classic week is always exciting. Not just for the tournament, but for what the tournament means for charities as well. Since 1971 the John Deere Classic has delivered over $90 million to regional charities, most ...

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Since 1969, the Handicapped Development Center has been a not-for-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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Attend a Legislative Forum

Be in the know of what is going on in your community. Read on to find out dates and times of 2019 Iowa Legislative Sessions.

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