Formed in the year 2000 in Mareeba, North Queensland, the Association of Australian Assistance Dogs (NQ) Inc [ASDOGS(NQ) Inc] is an organisation dedicated to the training and promotion of accredited Assistance Dogs for people with disabilities.
ASDOGS(NQ) Inc. is a charitable organisation, established to train and provide Assistance Dogs to help people with disablities to achieve a greater independence.
- Select and train suitable dogs to required standard of Assistance Dogs and to meet the special needs of appropriate recipients.
- Actively promote the concept of trained Assistance Dogs for people with disabilities.
- Promote general awareness and support for the Assistance Dogs program among relevant private and public organisations and the broader community.
- Raise funds to finance the development and expansion of the ASDOGS(NQ) Inc program.