We are looking for adults age 19 and over with licensed and certified Pet Therapy Dogs to visit patients as well as meet and greet visitors in our waiting rooms and patient care areas. If you and your dog have gone through training and certification through either Pet Partners, or Therapy Dogs International, and your dog is current on all their shots and requirements, we would love to speak with you!To begin the volunteering process at Elkhart General Hospital, you will need to attend Orientation Sessions. The next available Orientation dates can be obtained by calling 574-523-2761. Some of the additional requirements to volunteer at Elkhart General Hospital are up to date inoculation records, TB test, safety quiz, filling out the application and paperwork, and a background check. Thank you for your interest in caring for others with your certified therapy dog!
- Customer Service
- Animal Therapy
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 19
- 2 hours per week once onboarded
- Therapy Dog Certification from Pet Partners or Therapy Dog International (TDI), kindness, compassion