Rescue Organization Details

Freedom Service Dogs

Address:2000 West Union Avenue
Englewood, Colorado 80110-5567
Contact:(303) 922-6231
Website:http://www.freedomservicedogs.org
Breeds:**Various Breeds
Notes:Freedom Service Dogs is a nonprofit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by rescuing dogs and custom training them for individual client needs. Clients include children, veterans and active duty soldiers, and other adults. Their disabilities include Autism, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Spinal Cord Injuries, Muscular Dystrophy, Multiple Sclerosis, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Freedom Service Dogs has received numerous commendations, national press features, and government resolutions in support of our innovative work. Founded in 1987 we have been matching dogs with veterans successfully for 26 years. Our Dogs -Come from shelters and rescue groups -Open doors, pick up items, pull wheelchairs, go for help, turn on lights, and know more than 50 other commands -Enhance social interaction -Assist in programs for humane education, disabilities awareness, character development for at-risk youth, and rehabilitation therapy