For over 20 years, an independent voice

for South Dakotans with disabilities.


Come Join Us at

Pizza Ranch in Ft. Pierre 




(South Dakota Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities)

will be hosting a fundraiser at the

Pizza Ranch in Fort Pierre

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM


Come and relax – leave the cooking to us – or if you prefer – carry out and delivery are also available. 


Come and support The COALITION!


"Mommy, Where Are You?”

This one-man play tells the story of a family's journey from when their matriarch is diagnosed with Alzheimer's through the time of her death. You will laugh and cry, while being entertained... It is both powerful and moving!

Performances coming soon to:


Watertown Event Center on Friday

October 17th (7:30 PM)


Saturday, October 18th (2:30 PM)



Pioneer Hall/Freeman Academy

Friday, October 24th (7PM)

For performance and ticket information,
contact Coalition staff at:
1-800-210-0143 or 605-945-2207


Written and Performed by
Don Boyd of Pierre

Produced by South Dakota
Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities 

Transition Services Liaison Project

Statewide Training Opportunities


Check out the flyer for the following:


  • Regional Transition Forums for 2014

  • Fall 2014 Transition Indicators Training

  • “Catch the Wave 2015” Post Secondary Experience

  • 17th Annual Youth Leadership Forum 

Registration information is also noted on the flyer!

TSLP Events Flyer 2014.pdf.

South Dakota Benefits Specialist Network

The South Dakota Benefits Specialist Network has benefit specialists located in Sturgis, Pierre, Yankton and Aberdeen. Benefits planning and counseling services are available for Vocational Rehabilitation consumers and former WIPA cients. Limited information and referral services are available to all other beneficiaries who want to return to work.
To access these services, call 1-800-224-5336, ext. 221.
Before making a decision on employment - be sure you have good information.
Contact the South Dakota Benefits Specialist Network.

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Thank-You To Our Donors

(Fiscal Year:  10/01/13 - 09/30/14) 
Last updated Tues. 9/30/14   

THANK YOU for the donations!

  • Randy Christensen
  • Independent Living Choices (ILC) of Sioux Falls
  • Colette Wagoner
  • Jerry & Elaine Roberts
  • Allan & Nova Trautman
  • Robert Kean
  • Kathryn Hicks
  • Jenneil Watkins
  • Kathie Tupper
  • Shelly Pfaff
  • Larry Puthoff
  • Coleen Moran
  • Juanita Palmer Rowe
  • Lynn Boettcher Fjellanger
  • Mark & Carleen Krebs
  • Mark Arneson
  • Donna Leslie & Paul Lepisto
  • Patty Kuglitsch
  • Sharon Colombe
  • Dawn Backer
  • SD Board of Vocational Rehabilitation (BVR)
  • Benjamin Soukup
  • Arlene Poncelet
  • SD Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC)
  • Bernie Grimme
  • Victoria Madigan
  • Jill Schoen
  • Ardell Fiedler
  • Lorie Jirschele
  • Gaye Mattke
  • Lisa Sanderson
  • Lorri Bohm
  • Grady Kickul
  • Lori Douville
  • Ann Munce
  • Randy Christensen

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