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Austin Dog Alliance Information
  • Debi Krakar
  • 12129 RR 620 North, Suite 401 Austin, TX
  • Phone: (512) 576-8300
  • URL: http://www.austindogalliance.org
  • Located in Austin, Texas, the Austin Dog Alliance, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, provides unique group social skills development programs for children with autism spectrum disorder that incorporate the use of canine-assisted therapy. Austin Dog Alliance also provides handler-dog teams to local hospitals, rehabilitation centers and nursing homes, as well as schools and libraries through its Bow Wow Reading Dog program.
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  • Central Texas' Young Adults with Autism First to Receive Dog-Assisted Career Training
  • In response to overwhelming unemployment among young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), the nonprofit Austin Dog Alliance offers the first-ever dog-assisted vocational training that focuses on preparing for careers in pet-care industries with funding from Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS).
  • December 07, 2013
  • Austin Dog Alliance Receives $100,000 Meadows Foundation Grant
  • The Austin Dog Alliance received a $100,000 grant from the Meadows Foundation and opened its new facility in Cedar Park, Texas, where it will continue its work using therapy dogs to teach social skills to youth on the autism spectrum, among other programs.
  • March 12, 2013
  • Austin Dog Alliance to Celebrate Groundbreaking for Its Forever Home September 13
  • Austin Dog Alliance's permanent facility in Cedar Park will allow non-profit to reach more children, young adults and seniors with unique therapy dog services. In addition, the Alliance will add veterinary technician assistant training for young adults on the autism spectrum, job training for at-risk teens and many more services for at-risk students.
  • September 11, 2012