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Address 1515 Energy Park Dr. Saint Paul MN 55108 Phone: (612) 362-4400 Website: accord.org
Categories: Autism Services, Brain Injury, Mental Health, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Waiver Case Management
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Contact: Jack White
Address 12600 Whitewater Dr. Suite 100 Minnetonka MN 55343 Phone: (952) 935-3515 Toll-Free: 866-935-3515 Fax: 844-935-7112 Anniversary: June 23, 2022 Website: www.accrahomecare.org

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Accra’s Mission is to provide high quality, person-centered services to individuals with disabilities and the elderly in order to safely and effectively promote independence in their home. Accra Care is a non-profit offering the best in personalized, self-directed home care. Our services are available throughout the State of Minnesota.

Categories: Autism Services, Consumer-Directed Community Supports, Mental Health, Waiver Case Management
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A Program within MCIL
Address 530 Robert Street North Saint Paul MN 55101 Phone: 651-603-2015 Toll-Free: 888-630-9793 Anniversary: January 7, 2021 Website: http://adaminnesota.org/

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ADA Minnesota is a resource providing Minnesota citizens with disabilities, businesses, communities, government, universities and colleges assistance in implementing the ADA. It consists of a volunteer committee representing people with disabilities, government, businesses and non-profit organizations and provides services to individuals, organizations, and businesses at no cost.

Categories: Information and Referral Resources
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Contact: Patrick Mitchell
Address 1821 University Avenue West Ste. 306-S Saint Paul MN 55104 Phone: (651) 641-0297 Website: www.selfadvocacy.org

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Advocating Change Together is now ACT Center for Disability Leadership. ACT is a grass-roots disability rights organization run by and for people with developmental and other disabilities. ACT’s mission is to help people across disabilities see themselves as part of a larger disability rights movement and make connections to other civil and human rights struggles. ACT is now offering several virtual programs, training sessions, and social clubs.

Categories: Advocacy
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Contact: Kim Sheagren
Address 1900 Chicago Ave Minneapolis MN 55404 Phone: (612) 752-8000 Website: avivomn.org/

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Founded in 1960, Avivo provides shelter and housing supports, chemical and mental health services, career education, and employment services. We specialize in helping individuals and families who face personal or systemic barriers – poverty, homelessness, joblessness, chemical addiction or mental health concerns. Avivo pairs services to support each person’s unique path to better health, stability and economic or career advancement. Avivo serves Minnesotans living in the Twin Cities and St. Cloud metro areas.

Categories: Chemical Health, Education, Employment and Vocation, Mental Health
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Allina Health
Address 800 E 28th Street Hennepin Minneapolis MN 55407 Address 3915 Golden Valley Road Hennepin Golden Valley MN 55422 Phone: 612-863-4200 Phone: 612-775-2455 Golden Valley Sports & Physical Therapy Phone: 612-775-2277 Adaptive Sports and Recreation Website: https://account.allinahealth.org/servicelines/815

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Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute was formed in June 2013 through the merger of Courage Center and Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, part of Allina Health. Both organizations bring a strong history of service to people with disabilities as well as people with chronic medical conditions. Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation and community services. Our goal is to partner with you to help you achieve your highest level of independence, health and wellness. We do this by providing excellent services, innovative programs, ground-breaking research and barrier-shattering advocacy.

Categories: Adaptive Recreation - Hobbies - Exercise - Sports, Employment and Vocation, Recreation, Rehabilitation: Physical, Occupational, Speech, Audiology Therapists
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Address 1400 Van Buren St NE #200 Minneapolis MN 55413 Phone: 507-521-2278 Website: www.cowtippingpress.org

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Cow Tipping Press believes in the unique power of youth to bring about generational change. We teach inclusive writing classes that give adults with developmental disabilities (over 400 alums and counting) a radical chance to speak for themselves in a medium usually used to speak about them.

Categories: Advocacy
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Contact: Oluwatosin Adejuwon
Address 5901 Brooklyn Blvd Suite 109 Brooklyn Center MN 55429 Phone: (763) 210-8684 Website: Desnol Healthcare Services Website
Categories: Assisted Living
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Contact: Nancy Baldrica
Address 2400 W 64th St Richfield MN 55423 Phone: (612) 861-1688 Website: www.fraser.org

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Fraser is Minnesota’s largest and most experienced provider of autism and early childhood mental health services. Fraser serves children and adults through healthcare, housing, education and employment. Our programs are nationally recognized for their high quality, innovation and individualized family-centered approach. Fraser has been serving children and families for over 75 years and is recognized as an innovator in serving those with special needs. Fraser involves the entire family – parents and caregivers are the experts when it comes to their children.

Categories: Autism Services, Case Management, Community Living, Education, Mental Health
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Contact: Chad Dillard
Address 200 University Avenue E Saint Paul MN 55101 Phone: (651) 291-2848 Website: gillettechildrens.org

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Gillette specializes in treating children who have complex conditions, rare disorders and traumatic injuries, including cerebral palsy, epilepsy, spina bifida and hydrocephalus. Children who have disabilities and complex medical needs—and their families—have been at the center of our mission for more than 120 years.

Categories: Medical Supplies and Equipment, Rehabilitation: Physical, Occupational, Speech, Audiology Therapists, Technology
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Address 2505 University Ave West Saint Paul MN 55114 Phone: 651-644-9770 Toll-Free: 800-514-9979 Fax: 651-644-0602 Website: https://handimedical.com

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Handi Medical Supply is your local equipment and supply provider. We are honored to be a trusted resource in this community since 1988; our mission is to enrich lives. Your professional team at Handi Medical Supply can assist you with the selection of complex rehab equipment and mobility products, breathing and sleep needs, wound, ostomy, continence and urologic supplies, specialty beds and mattresses, compression therapy and aids to make daily living easier.

Categories: Medical Supplies and Equipment
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Contact: Eileen Bohn
Address 630 12th Ave S Hopkins MN 55343 Address PO Box 634 Hopkins MN 55343 Phone: 952-988-9359 Website: helpingpaws.org

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The mission of Helping Paws is to further people’s independence and quality of life through the use of Assistance Dogs. Helping Paws is a Minnesota non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with over 30 years of experience training and placing service dogs with individuals with disabilities or veterans/first responders with PTSD. Helping Paws service dogs promote self-sufficiency and empowerment while providing friendship, comfort, and companionship. Helping Paws is fully accredited by Assistance Dogs International.
Categories: Service Animals
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Contact: Ann Erickson
Address PO Box 16437 Saint Paul MN 55116 Phone: 651-340-0711 Website: www.highlandfriendshipclub.org

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Highland Friendship Club serves people with disabilities from teens through adulthood with a range of opportunities to develop lifelong skills, friendships and connections within their community. Highland Friendship Club (HFC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring that its members have ample chances to build personal relationships, explore new interests, and form lasting friendships with people of all abilities.  Additionally, HFC provides parents and caregivers with options, support and hope!

Categories: Supports - Other Types
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Contact: Michael Wise
Address 2057 Charlie Hall Blvd Suite C Charleston South Carolina 29414 Phone: (800) 258-6313 Website: www.hmemedicalshop.com

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HME Medical Shop Started In Order to Offer a Simple, Easy Way to Provide The Right Medical Equipment and Services at a Low Price.  Unlike many medical equipment suppliers, Insurance companies do not dictate the equipment you can purchase from HME Medical Shop.  And while we cannot file Insurance paperwork, t offers the quality medical equipment and supplies shipped at no charge.  We serve Customer, Home Health Professionals, and Government Agencies all across the country.  Our full line of Home Medical Equipment, Medical Supplies, and Parts and Accessories feature the top brands available today.

Categories: Medical Supplies and Equipment
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Contact: Philip Olmstead
Address 1860 W Minnehaha Ave St. Paul Minnesota 55104 Phone: (651) 209-3575 Website: Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts Website
Categories: Supports - Other Types
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Contact: Jenna Hanson
Address 2485 Como Ave Saint Paul MN 55108 Phone: 651-642-5990 Website: lssmn.org/crs

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LSS Community Residential Services provides CQL-accredited homes in the community, where individuals with intellectual disabilities find the supports to live a full life.

Categories: Residential and Group Home Programs
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Contact: Jenna Hanson
Address 2485 Como Ave Saint Paul MN 55108 Phone: 651-255-2363 Membership: August 30, 2022 Website: www.lssmn.org/hosthomes

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LSS Host Homes offer family residential 245D shared living opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities as an alternative to traditional group home settings, working with each provider and individual to create a successful match.

Categories: Community Living
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Address 530 Robert St N Saint Paul MN 55101 Phone: 651-646-8342 Fax: 651-603-2066 Website: www.mcil-mn.org

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MCIL is dedicated to the full promotion of the Independent Living (IL) philosophy by supporting individuals with disabilities in their personal efforts to pursue self-directed lives.
Categories: Advocacy, Community Living
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Contact: Darlene Zanagara
Address 444 Lafayette Rd. N St. Paul MN 55155 Phone: (651) 431-5961 (V) Phone: (612) 361-0321 (VP)
Categories: Hearing Disabilities, Vision Impairment
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Contact: Bridget Carter
Address 5304 36th Ave S. Minneapolis MN 55417 Phone: (651) 274-2098 Website: www.mnccd.org

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The Minnesota Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (MNCCD) is a broad-based coalition of advocacy and provider organizations, working to change public policy to improve the lives of people with disabilities through building awareness, providing education, and engaging the community. We support people with disabilities by changing public policy and teaching self-advocacy skills.

Categories: Advocacy
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Address 370 Centennial Office Building 658 Cedar Street Saint Paul MN 55155 Phone: (651) 296-9964 Toll-Free: (800) 627-3529 Website: mn.gov/mnddc/ Website: mn.gov/mnddc/pipm

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The first Council was appointed in October 1971 in accordance with the authority prescribed to the Governor of Minnesota by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act. The Act requires a state council to serve as an advocate for all persons with developmental disabilities by carrying out activities in major areas of emphasis. The Council provides information, education, and training to build knowledge, develop skills, and change attitudes that will lead to increased independence, productivity, self determination, integration and inclusion (IPSII) for people with developmental disabilities and their families.

Categories: Advocacy
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Address 1750 Energy Dr. Mankato MN 56001 Phone: (507) 386-5656 Website: www.mymrci.org

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Since 1953, MRCI has focused on individuals with a menu of services that offer person centered choices at home, at work and in the community.

MRCI has continued to operate as a true leader in the field of disability services by providing employment programs that assist in their achievement of personal goals and by focusing on the people we serve through individualized planning,

MRCI is one of Minnesota’s largest and most diverse providers of employment , day and self-directed services. We are a private, nonprofit organization, that serves individuals in Southern Minnesota and the Twin Cities Metro Area.

Categories: Employment and Vocation
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NAMI
Address 1919 University Avenue West, Ste. 400 Saint Paul MN 55104 Phone: 651-645-2948 Toll-Free: 888-626-4435 Fax: 651-645-7379 Toll-Free: NAMI’s National Helpline 800-950-6264 Website: https://namimn.org

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NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families. NAMI Minnesota champions justice, dignity and respect for all people affected by mental illnesses. Through education, support and advocacy we strive to effect positive change in the mental health system and increase the public and professional understanding of mental illnesses.

Categories: Mental Health
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Contact: Chris Simms
Address 601 Campus Dr Suite 3 Minneapolis MN 55112 Phone: (763) 571-9176 Website: Numotion Website
Categories: Medical Supplies and Equipment
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Contact: Julie Peters
Address 5500 Opportunity Court Minnetonka MN 55343 Phone: (952) 938-5511 Website: opportunities.org

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Founded in 1953 by a group of visionary parents who knew their teenage children with disabilities could be contributing members of the community if given a chance, Opportunity Partners has always focused on the abilities of people. Today, Opportunity Partners is redefining “disability” through advanced learning, deep community support and meaningful work, proving that everyone – when given an opportunity – adds value to our world. Join the cause to take the ‘dis’ out of disability. Whether you are a person with a disability, a family or team member, or an interested community member, we look forward to connecting with you.

Categories: Assisted Living, Autism Services, Brain Injury, Community Living, Employment and Vocation, Residential and Group Home Programs
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Contact: Linda Ball
Address Sorry, visits are by appointment only 9877 234th Street East Lakeville MN 55044-8299 Phone: (612) 643-5671 Website: pawpads.org

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Pawsitive Perspectives Assistance Dogs (PawPADs) is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization headquartered in Lakeville, Minnesota that provides highly trained assistance dogs to persons with disabilities. We utilize the power of the human-canine bond as a therapeutic, educational, healing tool while training the dogs. We accomplish our mission through educational and vocational training programs which teach prison inmates, students, veterans, and others to train the assistance dogs for placement.

Categories: Service Animals
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Contact: Kelley Skumautz
Address 3700 Highway 61 N Suite 200 White Bear Lake MN 55110 Phone: (651) 846-9274 Website: Phoenix Alternatives, Inc. (PAI) Website
Categories: Supports - Other Types
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Contact: Amanda Ballard
Address 3195 Neil Armstrong Blvd. Eagan MN 55121-2256 Toll-Free: 877-245-0405 Phone: (651) 686-0405 TTY: 651-289-3167 Fax: 651-686-0312 Website: www.proactinc.org

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ProAct, Inc. is an organization dedicated to serving people with disabilities and other challenges with a wide range of services that enhance employment skills and self-sufficiency capabilities. Dedicated to serving people with disabilities and other barriers to employment and community inclusion, ProAct provides a wide range of client services that enhance employment skills and self-sufficiency capabilities.  At the same time, ProAct offers employers from the Twin Cities area, western Wisconsin and southern Minnesota with quality workplace employees and assembly, packaging and light manufacturing products and services.

Categories: Employment and Vocation
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Contact: Kate Bottiger
Address 5900 Green Oak Dr, Ste. 303 Minnetonka MN 55343 Phone: 952-200-3030 Fax: 952-229-4468 Website: reachforresources.org

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Reach for Resources, Inc. is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support individuals with disabilities and mental illness to reach their full potential. We do this by providing individualized services that maximize independence, promote community involvement, and improve physical and mental well-being. Reach serves over 1,000 individuals each year through our Adaptive Recreation & Inclusion, Independent Living and Employment Support, Mental Health Support, and Waiver Case Management services.

Categories: Adaptive Recreation - Hobbies - Exercise - Sports, Community Living, Employment and Vocation, Mental Health, Recreation, Waiver Case Management
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Contact: ViAnn Cabezal
Address 5275 Edina Industrial Blvd., Ste. 240 Edina MN 55439 Phone: (952) 767-3350 Fax: (952) 767-3350 Website: restartincmn.org

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Restart, Inc. is a Minnesota-based non-profit organization that teaches basic skills to adults with brain injury and related disabilities who are struggling to live independently. Since 1986, we have helped individuals maximize their personal potential so they can live happy, healthy and productive lives in the Twin Cities community. We provide safe and nurturing environments through our Residential and Outreach programs that are customized to each individual’s unique needs.

Categories: Brain Injury, Residential and Group Home Programs
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Contact: Bonnie Danberry
Address 709 S. Front St. Suite 7 Mankato Minnesota 56001 Phone: (507) 345-7139 Website: SMILES CIL Website

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SMILES Center for Independent Living was established in 1990 to provide services for people with disabilities in the nine county region of South Central Minnesota. SMILES is a nonprofit organization committed to providing a wide array of services that assist individuals with disabilities to live independently, pursue meaningful goals, and enjoy the same opportunities and choices as all persons. SMILES serves people with any type of disability in becoming as independent as they can be.

Our Mission:  To support people with disabilities to realize their full potential.
Our Vision:  A world without barriers with equal opportunities & choices for an independent life.

Categories: Advocacy
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Contact: Julie Guidry
Address 3501 Chicago Ave S Minneapolis MN 55407 Phone: 612-331-4584 Website: www.upstreamarts.org

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Upstream Arts uses the power of the creative arts to activate and amplify the voice and choice of individuals with disabilities. Upstream Arts was founded in 2006 by Julie and Matt Guidry, parents who witnessed first-hand the positive impact of the arts on their son, Caleb, who is non-verbal. Upstream Arts’s vision is to change mindsets about ability and disability and promote more connected and engaged communities
by increasing intentional opportunities for shared creative experiences.

Categories: Advocacy, Education
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Address 310 Sundial Drive PO Box 757 Waite Park MN 56387 Phone: (320) 251-0087 Fax: 320-259-4670 Website: www.wacosa.org

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From a grassroots organization, WACOSA has grown dramatically over the years, serving over 650 adults with disabilities having one or more cognitive and/or physical challenges. WACOSA’ s services are provided at our five program locations, located in Waite Park, St. Cloud and Sauk Centre, MN. Our programs provide a wide variety of personal life enrichment activities, employment and career options, and volunteering and community connection opportunities. The clients we serve help us develop an ever changing, wide ranging, menu of services that meet their individual goals, needs and dreams.

Categories: Employment and Vocation
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Address 325 Randolph Ave STE 300 St. Paul MN 55102 Phone: (612) 676-9400 Website: www.wildernessinquiry.org

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Wilderness Inquiry creates unforgettable outdoor adventures for people like you. We operate throughout North America and around the globe, maintaining high quality standards on every trip we do. Wilderness Inquiry adventures are more than simple vacations. We break the mold and invite you to experience the outdoors in a manner that provides new perspectives on the natural world and the power of positive community spirit. We use an approach called the Universal Program Participation Model, which promotes the inclusion of people from all walks of life. Over the years, we have found that success depends far more on a positive attitude than experience or ability.

Categories: Recreation, Travel - Camping
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Contact: Brittany Keefe
Address 655 Fairview Ave N St Paul MN 55104 Phone: (612) 423-3064 Website: Young Dance Website

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Young Dance is a dance education nonprofit working to transform lives through movement. Across our programs, students are encouraged to deepen their understanding of themselves and their community. Young Dance offers All Abilities Dancing for individuals living with and without disabilities, Ballet, Choreography,  Creative Movement, Dance Together, Hip Hop, and Modern Dance.

While we do offer specific All Abilities Dancing classes, many students thrive in a conventional dance class setting. If you are unsure which class will be the most rewarding for your dancer, please contact us to discuss the possibilities.

For registration please contact info@youngdance.org

Categories: Movies - Performing Arts - Spectator Sports - Museums
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