Pet Therapy in Hospice


(42.35851,-71.24126)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

130 Rumford AvenueSuite 211Auburndale, MA 02466

About

The Pet Therapy Companion Team Handler is responsible for providing non-medical support services as needed to nursing home and home patients and identified family members on a volunteer basis. The sole intention of this role is for the handler to offer pet companionship with his/her certified pet therapy animal. This is in an attempt to improve a patient’s sense of well being and immediate quality of life.

Skills

  • Animal Therapy
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • A minimum of 2-4 hours per month
  • Animals must hold a valid animal therapy certification/license and be up-to-date with vaccines

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