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National Education for Assistance Dog Services (NEADS)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

NEADS is a animal services organization based in Princeton, MA that was founded in 1972. As of 2019 they had $4.0 million in revenue and $9.1 million in assets.

Neads' assistance dogs provide life-changing independence, companionship, and connection to people with a disability.with a dedicated staff and enthusiastic volunteers, Neads carefully matches clients with the right dog and provides ongoing support du...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Dogs For Disabled Americans.

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Program areas at NEADS

Dog and client training - Neads dogs are trained to perform and behave obediently through the use of positive reinforcement and clear leadership. Neads dogs are taught a list of core commands and they follow a basic training schedule throughout puppyhood. 90 -95% of Neads puppies are trained in correctional facilities in Massachusetts and rhode island. Under the guidance of Neads staff, prison inmates are able to provide consistent training at a high level. To ensure that the puppies have a full range of experiences,puppies spend their weekends at a volunteer's home and follow a curriculum that includes car rides,traffic, bus stations, movie theaters, restaurants, grocery stores, and all the typical experiences of life. Once a dog is nearing completion of the program and is matched with a specific client, the dog's training is tailored to the client's unique needs. Most importantly,we raise and train the perfect working partner for ...

Form 990s for NEADS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-08Nov 6, 2020990View PDF
2018-08Apr 2, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Jul 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Mar 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NEADS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,844,908
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$73,956
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$155,596
Net income from fundraising events$-35,782
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$17,304
Miscellaneous revenues$23,531
Total revenues$4,079,513

Vendors for NEADS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-18
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-06-18
██████ █████ ███Tax accounting2020-02-06

Personnel at NEADS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gerry DerocheChief Executive Officer$175,000Nov. 6, 2020
Cathy ZemaitisDirector of Development-Feb. 20, 2020
████ ████████Director of Canine Operations-Feb. 20, 2020
█████ ████████████Chair of the Board$0Feb. 20, 2020
█████ ████████Clerk$0Feb. 20, 2020
██████ ██████Treasurer$0Feb. 20, 2020
████ █████Vice Chair$0Aug. 31, 2019

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