Pet Therapy-Hillcrest Health Services


(41.140728,-95.91745)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Feb 28, 2017 - Wed May 31, 2017

Where

1820 Hillcrest DriveBellevue, NE 68005

About

Are you looking to get your fur baby involved in the community? Hillcrest Health Services is looking for you! Companionship with pets comforts and enhances the lives of aging adults.

Pet therapy is known to lower blood pressure, heart rate, and stress. It also helps on an emotional level to decrease anxiety and depression. Alzheimer's and Dementia patients greatly benefit from pet therapy as it reduces unwanted behaviors and calms agitation.

Hillcrest requires:

  • Pet and owner are a certified Pet Therapy Team - We can assist in lining you up with a local certification group.

Skills

  • Elder care
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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