Member Program Statistics
(As of 6/30/19)
134 Accredited Members
38 Candidate Programs
REGIONAL CHAPTERS MEMBERS AND CANDIDATE PROGRAMS
|NORTH AMERICA-CANADA/USA||EUROPE||OCEANIA-AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND|
|ADI NA Total members: 96||ADEu total members: 56||OCEANIA total members: 14|
|Accredited: 77||Accredited: 40||Accredited: 13|
|ASIA (NO REGION FORMED YET)||SOUTH AMERICA (NO REGION FORMED YET)|
|Total Members: 3||Total Members: 2|
|Candidate: 1||Candidate: 1|
2018 TOTAL ASSISTANCE DOG PLACEMENTS (ADI North America Region, ADI Oceania Region & Non-regions)
Guide Dogs - 8,030 - 48%
Hearing Dogs - 1,003 - 6%
Service Dogs - 7,733 - 46%
2017 TOTAL ASSISTANCE DOG PLACEMENTS (ADEu Region)
Guide Dogs - 5,784 - 53%
Hearing Dogs - 1,000 - 9%
Service Dogs - 4,061 - 37%
Service Dog Types (2018 Census - ADINA, ADI OCEANIA, & NON-REGIONS)
Mobility Service Dogs - 48%
PTSD Veterans Service Dogs - 19%
Autism Service Dogs - 23%
Diabetic Alert Service Dogs - 4%
Seizure Service Dogs - 2.5%
Psychiatric Service Dogs - 1.5%
Medical Alert Service Dogs - <1%
Other Types of Placements
ADI NA, ADI Oceania and Non-regions - Total Other Types of Placements (2018): 3189
- Facility Dogs – 997
- Companion/Therapy – 1407
- Other (Courthouse, AAI, etc) – 785
ADEu – Total Other Types of Placements (2017): 2,008
- Medical Detection Dogs/Medical Alert – 191
- Autism - 563
- PTSD dogs - 152
- Other (Social, Therapy, Buddy, etc.) – 1,102
- AAI Teams - 154
Additional Statistics (ADI North America, ADI Oceania & Non-regions)
Number of Accredited Programs that will consider working with an owner-owned team: 20
Number of Accredited Programs training Guide Dogs: 23
Number of Accredited Programs training Hearing Dogs: 23
Number of Accredited Programs training Service Dogs: 81
Number of Accredited Programs training Facility Dogs: 55
Number of Accredited Programs training Social/Therapy Dogs: 34
42 ADI Accredited member programs operate a prison-based training program within 136 prisons that includes 1204 puppies/dogs in training.
ADI Accredited Member Programs employ 1904 Full-time employees and 767 Part-time employees
26,082 Volunteers are assisting ADI Accredited Member programs.
60 ADI Accredited Member programs have breeding programs.
30 ADI Accredited Member programs utilize shelter/rescue programs.
60 ADI Accredited Member programs will consider receiving breeder donations.
As of 12/31/18, there are 8,547 dogs/puppies in training with ADI Accredited Member programs with a wait list of 4,040 potential clients.
8 ADI Accredited Member programs state they offer a structured internship program for service dog trainers to the public.
92 Accredited Members in ADI North America, ADI Oceania and Non-regions. In 2018, the number of programs that train and place:
- 0 – 10 dogs per year: 40
- 11-25 dogs per year: 28
- 26-50 dogs per year: 11
- 50 – 99 dogs per year: 4
- 100+ dogs per year: 9
In 2018, ADI accredited members placed 2,864 new assistance dog teams in the North America and Oceania regional chapters.