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Our Mission

Our Mission is to respect the life choices and dreams of people with developmental disabilities and help them reach their goals.

A Life Worth Living

We’re a disability services provider dedicated to bringing the power of possibility to people with special needs through educational programming, innovative housing services and powerful advocacy.

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Calendar Event

LBSA's Annual Gala

Carleton College - Great Hall, Great Space

Dec 3, 5pm ⁠– 9pm




News Post

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LBSA’s 125th Anniversary Featured in Northfield News

Aug 15, 2022


Blog Post

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Finding Hope

Nov 7, 2022

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By Sandi Gerdes

Executive Director