Pet Therapy Volunteers -- Waupaca, WI Area


(44.3557,-89.0869)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

ThedaCare At Home HospiceWaupaca, WI 54981

About

ThedaCare At Home Hospice is currently seeking volunteers for the therapy dog program in the Waupaca, WI, and surrounding communities. The pet therapy program provides visits by registered therapy dogs and their handlers to Hospice patients for the purpose of love, support, comfort & animal companionship.

Interested volunteers should have excellent interpersonal skills & the ability to communicate with many different people. Dogs must be a minimum of 1 year of age and be calm, gentle, polite & comfortable interacting with unfamiliar people in unfamiliar settings.

Comprehensive therapy dog training & registration is provided, at no cost to the handler, by Molly Johnson, Owner & Consultant with Canine Comfort, LLC. To learn more about this unique & rewarding volunteer opportunity, please contact Molly Johnson via email at mjohnson@caninecomfort.us

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours/month
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