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The Association for Persons with Disabilities - Free State is a non-profit organisation in the heart of South Africa. Our comprehensive portfolio of services provides support for thousands of clients with varying needs and from diverse contexts throughout the province.
The Association for Persons with Disabilities Free State has been in existence since 1939. The Organisation was originally called Cripple Care Society and had changed to the Association for Persons with Physical Disabilities Free State. In 1996 the name changed to the Association for Persons with Disabilities and the DEAF – Free State. During 2006 the name changed to the current name.
The APD Free State delivers services mainly to persons with physical disabilities and multiple disabilities. Our staff component is 51 persons of whom some are of persons with disabilities. Our annual budget is more or less 5 million rand per year.

newsletters 2014
upcoming events 2014
  • Goodwill Ralley - 23 & 24 May
  • APD Winter Market - 5 July
  • Team Hope Scottburgh to Sani Top - June
  • Casual Day - 5 September

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