VITAS Paw Pals Volunteers- South County- St. Louis


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


Butler Hill RoadSt. Louis, MO 63128

Make a Difference as a VITAS Volunteer


We are currently looking for Paw Pal Volunteers to visit patients on hospice at VITAS Healthcare in the South County are- St. Louis, MO 63128. VITAS Paw Pals can offer comfort, bring back memories, encourage activity and provide unconditional love to VITAS patients. Your visits leave behind memories of you and your pet, and rekindle thoughts of other pets. All kinds of pets are invited to join VITAS’ Paw Pals Program.

Paw Pals must be well-groomed, well- behaved, at least one- year old, and have up-to-date health/vaccine records. For more information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Emily Jokerst at (314) 682-3400 or at


  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours a week, flexible up to your schedule
  • 2 Step TB test, Interview/Application Screening process, training
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