About us

NEADS Shop features Apparel, Gifts and Goodies which help provide life-changing independence, companionship, and connection for people across the country. Your purchase impacts children on the autism spectrum, therapists and care workers in hospitals, classrooms and the ministry, Veterans, and other children and adults with disabilities or hearing loss. Our unique and custom product is designed to appeal to dogs lovers, our NEADS Nation community and others that want to proudly wear and display apparel, gifts and goodies that make a difference for the lives of others.

NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was established in 1976. In 2016 we are proud to celebrate our 40th Anniversary. Our assistance dogs become an extension of their handlers and bring freedom, physical autonomy and relief from social isolation to their human partners. NEADS has trained over 1600 assistance and service dog teams since 1976. NEADS is accredited by Assistance Dog International, the internationally recognized governing body that establishes industry standards and practices. 

For more information, please visit www.neads.org