AEDD was formed in order to provide pre-employment training, real work opportunities, recreational and leisure time activities, and development of daily living skills for individuals with developmental disabilities (DD) in the Little Rock area. AEDD board members and the executive staff personally guaranteed a note for five thousand dollars to begin operations.Read more...
Why We Serve
Imagine the doctor telling you your child has Osteogenesis Imperfecta, a genetic disease causing bones to be so brittle they can break just from a slight touch. How do you care for such a baby?Read more...
See adjacent links for information on renting AEDD's multipurpose center.
See adjacent links for information on renting the Sammie Gail Sanders Children's Learning Center Resource Center.
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Help brighten up a child’s Christmas by donating to our annual Christmas toy drive… more information
Check out our latest camp news.
AEDD's annual Curtain Call for a Cause brought down the house! With great food, wonderful auction items and fantastic entertainment, this year's Curtain Call for a Cause showcased the best of Central Arkansas. Thank you to everyone who joined us, and we hope to see you next year.
AEDD's annual Tee Off for a Cause had another incredibly successful year! With over 20 teams and sponsors, this year's tournament drew support from across the region. Thank you to everyone who participated!
Be part of our mission to maintain a top-notch library at the AEDD Children’s Center by making a donation to purchase additional books in your name!
The AEDD Candle Company is now open! Please browse our selection of premium seasonally scented candles. All sales benefit AEDD.
AEDD received a $25,000 grant from the Heart of Arkansas United Way and $10,000 grant from Briggs Equipment to fund expansion of the sensory room at the Lacy Landers Skills Training Center in Little Rock.
Registration is now open for the 4th annual charity golf tournament at Pleasant Valley Country Club: Monday, April 6, 2015.
Donate to AEDD today to support our drive to purchase new, safer carseats.
Empowering individuals with disabilities to improve the quality of their lives.
AEDD is a non-profit, 501-3c organization founded in 1971 that provides services to children and adults with developmental disabilities and/or delays. Our administration office and adult skills training center are located in Little Rock, while the children’s learning center preschool is located in North Little Rock. Learn more about AEDD...
Interested in renting our new multipurpose center for an event?
The AEDD Candle Co. Webstore is now open!