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A-B Tech Community College340 Victoria Rd.Asheville, NC28801
Spread a Little Love with the Dog Therapy Program. A-B Tech Community College recognizes the positive influence that therapy dogs can have on student and staff and are currently seeking registered dog therapy teams. Not to be confused with service dogs, therapy dogs help by just visit and spread kindness and providing comfort. Teams are needed to have regular routes on campus, visiting public areas, and staff offices. Team also assist with special requests such as visiting classrooms before exams or special events on campus.
A-B Tech requires that all volunteers complete an application, criminal background check, provide copies of their Therapy Dog Certification and attend a new volunteer orientation session before starting.
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
Times and days are flexible.
Must be trained and certified by an appropriate Dog Therapy accrediting agency.