Pet Therapy for Hospice - Westwood


(40.991207,-74.03264)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Old Hook RoadWestwood, NJ 07675


About

Ascend Hospice is seeking Pet Therapy Volunteers for our hospice patients. Pet therapy provides numerous benefits like encouraging movement and physical stimulation and it provides mental benefits like socialization, mental stimulation, companionship, and unconditional love. Please consider sharing your loving pet with us and bring some much needed smiles. Pets must be certified as therapy animals by an organization like TDI Therapy Dogs International- see website here http://www.tdi-dog.org/.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Animal Therapy
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 - 3 Hours per week
  • Animals must be certified and have updated rabies vaccination

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