Associations

Advancing Employment Connecting People (APSE)
Our employment department works with APSE to support Employment First to facilitate the full inclusion of people with disabilities in the workplace and community.

Chamber of Commerce
Oahe Inc. is a member of the Chamber of Commerce. We also promote community involvement with our individuals we support. We have supported an entrepreneur in our program in joining the Chamber of Commerce for her small business venture.

Community Youth Involved Center
We promote community involvement through Community Youth Involved Center?s Meals on Wheels program. Individuals in our Day Service program volunteer 5 times a week to deliver meals to families who are in need.

The Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL)
Oahe Inc. is nationally accredit through CQL. CQL is a leader in working with human service organizations and systems to continuously define, measure and improve the quality of life of all people. Services that are person-centered ... that support each person to live his or her own life - to plan, to contribute, to participate, to choose; and to be respected and valued is CQL?s vision to enhance.

Department of Education (DOE)
We partner with the Department of Education to provide learning opportunities for our individuals supported.

Department of Health (DOH)
Oahe Inc. collaborates with the Department of Health to ensure to promote Healthy lifestyles for our staff and individuals. In addition, the buildings that we own are inspected and approved by the Department of Health.

Department of Social Services(DSS)
Our Recycle for Life program works closely with DSS to ensure that all individuals have the assistive devices that they need.

Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
The DDD is a Division of the Department of Human Services. Oahe, Inc. is licensed to provide Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) and Community Training Services (CTS) through the DDD.

Department of Veteran Affairs
We partner with the Department of Veteran Affairs to provide representative payee services to veterans.

Discovery Center
We work with the Discovery Center to provide a membership to the individuals we support. The center provides hands-on science learning through exhibit service, kit and resource loans, local and regional classes, and educators? workshops.

Division of Vocational Rehabilitative Services
We partner with the Department of Voc Rehab to assist people to find and maintain employment.

Oahe Family YMCA
Oahe Inc. partners with the YMCA to promote healthy lifestyle for our staff and individuals supported.

Pierre Area Referral Service (PARS)
We work with PARS to spread our mission. Oahe Inc. promotes community involvement through PAR?s Backpack and Senior Box programs. Individuals in our Day Service program volunteer once a week for the Backpack program to put together packs of food for children who are in need.

Relias
Oahe Inc. partners with Relias to provide excellent on-line training to our staff members.

River City Transit
We collaborate with River City Transit to provide safe, affordable transportation for individuals supported.

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
SHRM provides information to our human resource department on any updates that are made in the HR field such as legal updates. It also serves as a resource for any sample policies, procedures, forms, and processes.

Social Security Administration
Oahe Inc. works with the Social Security Administration to ensure that our aging individuals receive the assistance needed.

South Dakota Retailers Association
Oahe Inc. is a member of the SD Retailers Association who keeps us up to date on the latest developments in the retailers field.

United Way
We partner with United Way to provide services to our individuals.

 

Oahe Inc., in Pierre South Dakota, is a nonprofit agency that serves a mission of helping adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We provide opportunities for the intellectual and developmentally disable adults to be a part of their community through our Day Service programs, one on one case management, employment coaching, and at home supports. We also provide medical equipment leasing opportunities and financial services, such as representative payee, trust management, and Veteran Affairs Fiduciary, to the public who are in need of some assistance. Designed and Hosted by The Gage Team