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Pet Therapy partners needed

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Kindred Hospice

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 14 people are interested
Best friends
Ready for a visit!

If you are 18 years old and are willing to give 3 hours a month to volunteer with your certified therapy pet Kindred wants you! Kindred 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 email me and I can get you the information. 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.

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About Kindred Hospice

Location:

625 Kenmoor Ste 115, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, US

Mission Statement

Mission: To provide compassionate hospice care to those we serve during the end of life's journey through our commitment to clinical excellence and uncompromising service.

Description

For over 40 years we have provided compassionate care to those we serve during the end of life's journey. As a leader in hospice care our dedicated staff feel called to support our patients. Our spiritual care staff work with many local faith organizations to deliver spiritually oriented hospice care to patients of all faiths.

Our interdisciplinary team includes medical professionals, social workers, spiritual care and bereavement professionals. Our dedicated volunteers provide companionship, pet and music therapy, personalized notes and reflection pages as well as special event support.

Animals
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Kent & Surrounding Counties in MIGrand Rapids, MI 49519

(42.89597,-85.7205)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • 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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