Caring Owners & Certified Therapy Pets Wanted!!!

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


Richmond-area homes & facilitiesRichmond, VA 23219


Ascend Hospice in Virginia is looking for certified pet therapy animals and their caring human counterparts to provide companionship for terminally ill clients in the Richmond area. Qualified volunteer applicants will join a multidisciplinary team, receive training and supervision, and make a difference during an important chapter in peoples' lives. Opportunities are available for visits to our clients in their private residences and at adult care facilities.

If you are looking for a way to share your time, talents, and compassion with those in need, this is a great opportunity to make a lasting impact by bringing joy into peoples' lives.

We would love to work with you!!!


  • People Skills
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Elder care
  • Animal Therapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-3 hours per week
  • Training is provided. Related skills are preferred. Caring is a must.
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