Volunteer to support Hurricane Ian disaster relief efforts.

Read More

We're sorry, this opportunity is no longer active.

Capital Caring Health- Merrifield Region has 1 more opportunity, please check it out.

See Opportunities
 

Pet Visits for Hospice Patients

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: Capital Caring Health- Merrifield Region

Image_202104141343

Capital Caring Health is seeking certified dogs (with their owners) to provide friendly visits to our hospice patients and their families. Dogs needs to be certified by a dog certifying organization and must be current on shots and dog license.


Pets bring much love and comfort to those facing life limiting illnesses. These furry pets bring great joy to hospice patients.

Please consider sharing your pet with a hospice patient. Contact apainter@capitalcaring.org


More opportunities with Capital Caring Health- Merrifield Region

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Capital Caring Health- Merrifield Region

Location:

3180 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042, US

Mission Statement

Provide Patients and Their Families with Advanced Illness Care of the Highest Quality.

Description

Capital Caring Health provides hospice, palliative and advanced illness care of the highest quality to patients of all ages, regardless of their ability to pay. We serve pediatrics to geriatrics. We have two in patient centers and serve most patients in the comfort of their home. Volunteers are key to the service we provide. We train our volunteers and support them along the way. They are part of our team.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Community
Health & Medicine
Animals, Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

Thu Sep 22, 2022 - Sun Dec 18, 2022

WHERE

3180 Fairview Park DriveFalls ChurchFalls Church, VA 22042

(38.86074,-77.21439)
 

SKILLS

  • Veterinary
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly or bi-weekly visits. 1-2 hours per week.
  • pet shot records. Orientation, background check and other paperwork.

Report this opportunity