Training a service dog takes a lot of time and resources. In fact, it costs $25,000 to prepare a service dog for his or her important work. To see a breakdown of those costs, please visit Ingredients of a Service Dog. As the only accredited program in Indiana by Assistance Dogs International (ADI), that means ICAN follows rigorous standards in the following areas:
Our organization relies on community partners, individuals and private foundations to help us fulfill our mission. Whether you can donate your time to volunteer, provide a specific skill set to advance our program, or give financially, your support is greatly needed and sincerely appreciated.
You can bring hope for more independent living to those living with a disability; and hope to inmate handlers who gain valuable life skills by training these amazing animals for a life of service.
ICAN is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, so your donations could be tax deductible. Please consult your accountant or financial advisor to determine how the tax laws affect you.