Pet visitor volunteers needed to provide support to terminally ill patients in hospice and family members. Pet therapy volunteers needed to provide friendly visit to patients!
Dogs must be certified by an organization such as Therapy Dogs International (TDI) or Pet Partners.
Unfortunately the following breeds cannot be accepted: Pit Bulls, Chow, Doberman Pincher, Dalmatian, Rottweiler.
Counties Served: Richmond City, Chesterfield, Henrico, Goochland, Hanover, New Kent, Powhatan, Colonial Heights City, Hopewell City, Petersburg City, Louisa, Amelia, Caroline, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, King and Queen, King William, Prince George
Please contact Volunteer Coordinator at Heartland Hospice for further information! 804-288-0235.
- Veteran Care
- Hospice Care
- Elder care
- Animal Care / Handling
- Bereavement Support
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- 18+, background check and references, reliable transportation