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At Guide Dogs for the Blind we believe that everyone deserves to move through the world safely and confidently—to live the life they want to live. Because when everyone is empowered to participate, our communities are stronger.
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Guide Dogs for the Blind Client Programs

Guide Dog Mobility

O&M Immersion

K9 Buddy

Help Empower More Lives

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What's New at Guide Dogs for the Blind?

GDB's Blog: No Bones About It 1 These "Golden Girls" are living their best lives in Arizona

GDB's Podcast: Central Bark 2 The Impact of Rideshare Denials on Service Dog Handlers

Guide Dog Handler Rideshare Survey 3 GDB Alumni Association's Latest Research

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Guide Dogs for the Blind Client Programs

Guide Dog Mobility

O&M Immersion

K9 Buddy

Volunteer Opportunities

Join Guide Dogs for the Blind’s passionate community of volunteers today!

Volunteering Overview
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Raise a Puppy, Change a Life! 

We are currently enrolling new hybrid puppy raising volunteers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Approved puppy raising volunteers will receive their puppies in October!

Hybrid Puppy Raising
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