Fourth Annual ArtAbility

The Mayor's Disability Awareness Commission (DAC) is hosting an exhibit for local artists with disabilities to show ther work during March and April 2014 at the Museum of Visual Materials (MoVM)

Reception Friday, April 4th from 6 to 8 p.m.

2014 ArtAbility Invitation
H/A Award 2013

Humanitarian Award

The Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission is pleased to announce that Betty Durfee is the recipient of this year's Humanitarian Award.

2013 Humanitarian Award


The Sioux Falls Disability Awareness Commission with the Sioux Falls Business Resource Network and Special Olympics South Dakota are supporting the campaign to Spread the Word to End the Word. For more information on how you can support this campaign visit, email to, or call the Disability Awareness Commission at 367-8745

Respect: the new R-word
Sidewalk Snow

Sidewalk Snow Removal

The City of Sioux Falls requires all public sidewalks cleared of ice and snow within 48 hours after completion of each snow or ice accumulation. Call 978-6900 during normal business hours, or leave a voice message after hours or on weekends, to report violations.
SCOOP IT Program
Keep Sidewalks Clear
Disability Friendly

Disability Friendly

Disability Friendly Business Sticker Program

The Disability Awareness Commission has partnered with the Sioux Falls Business Resource Network to recognize local businesses that hire individuals with disabilities.  If you want to nominate a business who currently employs an individual(s) with a disability go to our nomination form.

Disability Friendly Sticker
Nomination Form for Disability Friendly Program


It is the goal of the Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission to promote understanding and acceptance of diversity and strive to ensure an environment free from discrimination.

Human Relations Videos

Keep Sidewalks Clear
Keep Sidewalks Clear   [Watch Video]

Disability Awareness: Accessibility - An Invitation Without Limitations
Disability Awareness: Accessibility - An Invitation Without Limitations   [Watch Video]

Discrimination PSA Video
Discrimination PSA Video   [Watch Video]