Pet Therapy--Bring your best buddy!


(42.92134,-85.72164)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Kent & Surrounding Counties in MIOffice: Wyoming, MI 49519

Ready for a visit!

About

Gentiva Hospice is looking for pet owners who would like to share the joy of their pet with patients who have a terminal illnesses. Most agree the unconditional love of an animal can warm a heart and inspire the spirit. We are interested in having volunteers share that love with our patients. Pets must be pet therapy graduates, up to date on shots, and be able to prove both. We will work with your schedule! Please call or e-mail for more information. If you need more info regarding how to have your dog certified, please check website for West Mich Therapy Dogs. In order to volunteer and visit patients, you must have your own dog who is certified through West Michigan Therapy Dogs, Bright and Beautiful Therapy dogs, or Therapy Dogs International, or other similar certifying body.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • All hospice volunteers are required by State of Michigan to have a background check an
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