Have your therapy dog visit our patients!
6 people are interested
Long Island Jewish Medical Center and our Imbert Cancer Center in Bay Shore is looking for volunteers who have a TDI certified dog to visit with our patients. Our pet visit program brings joy to our patients, families and staff...just imagine being in a hospital and missing your pet! Our dogs fill in while the patients are admitted...you will be thrilled to be part of the care we provide!
About Long Island Jewish Medical Center
27005 76th Avenue, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, US
Northwell Health System ( formerly North Shore-LIJ) --our mission is to improve the health and quality of life for the people and communities we serve by providing world-class service and patient-centered care.
Volunteer assignments are available in our hospitals on campus--LIJ and the Zucker Hillside Hospital-- plus numerous satellites. The newest addition to our campus, the Katz Women's Hospital and the Zuckerberg Pavilion only magnifies our focus on our community and the care we give!
We'll work with your schedule.
27005 76th AvenueNew Hyde Park, NY 11040
- Animal Therapy
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- most volunteers vist once a week for a few hours
- Handlers must be 18+ and process as a volunteer; dogs must meet TDI/policy requirements