Pet Therapy Volunteers Needed -- Fox Valley Area


(44.260086,-88.363815)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

ThedaCare At Home3000 E. College Ave, Suite AAppleton,, WI 54915

About

ThedaCare At Home Hospice is seeking volunteers in the Fox Valley area for our therapy dog program, which provides visits by registered therapy dogs and their handlers to hospice patients for the purpose of love, support, comfort and animal companionship. Interested volunteers should have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with many different populations.

Dogs must be a minimum of 1 year of age and be calm, gentle, polite and comfortable interacting with unfamiliar people in unfamiliar settings. Comprehensive therapy dog training and registration is provided at no cost to the handler by Molly Johnson, owner and consultant with Canine Comfort, LLC.

Skills

  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care

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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