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March 2021 Newsletter

February 28th, 2021|

Generating Effective Patient Referrals for a Service Dog (SD) This months article seeks to provide information to healthcare professionals, in an effort to assist them in making referrals for patients seeking SD assistance. First, it

SD Challenges: Report Form for Businesses

April 30th, 2019|

Due to increasing calls we are receiving from business owners regarding issues with SD teams that appear to lack proper training, we are gathering some statistical information to help us understand the scope and magnitude

Public Access Challenge Report Form for Teams

April 23rd, 2015|

Has your team been denied entrance into a public place?  Have you been asked to leave a public place, without justification?  Challenges such as this are an unfortunate reality for many teams.  The FSDS has

Community News

April 2021 Newsletter

April 1st, 2021|

A Message from the Director Greetings!  I am so happy to be part of the FSDS family, as your new Executive Director, and to assist in the organization’s move to the next level - being

March 2021 Newsletter

February 28th, 2021|

Generating Effective Patient Referrals for a Service Dog (SD) This months article seeks to provide information to healthcare professionals, in an effort to assist them in making referrals for patients seeking SD assistance. First, it

Job Opening: Executive Director

February 1st, 2021|

The FSDS is now recruiting for a full time Executive Director.  Job Description as follows: ACCOUNTABILITY OBJECTIVE:      The Executive Director of the Foundation for Service Dog Support, Inc. (FSDS) is appointed by the Board

February 2021 Newsletter

February 1st, 2021|

The Purpose of SD Training While much focus is placed on the ability of the dog to perform tasks, this often happens to the exclusion of other important outcomes. The FSDS has three goals in

January 2021 Newsletter

January 1st, 2021|

Welcome to a New Year! I am certain that many are breathing a sigh of relief that the challenging year that was 2020 is now behind us.  As we begin a new year, we look