The mission is to preserve, protect, and promote the civil, human, and linguistic rights and quality of life of deaf and hard of hearing individuals in the state of South Dakota. Furthermore, to furnish advocacy, aid and resources by all possible means to deaf and hard of hearing citizens of South Dakota and to encourage cooperation among all diverse organizations of deaf and hard of hearing citizens in this state.

 

The SDAD is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported by the generosity of individual and organizational donors, including corporations and foundations.