The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
"The difference between friends and pets is that, friends we allow into our company, pets we allow into our solitude." - Robert Brault
Animals have an overwhelmingly positive affect on so many hospice patients. So many of our Compassus patients have owned pets in the past and miss being around animals; With that being said, please consider sharing your pet’s unconditional love with fellow animal lovers! Your pet will need to be a certified therapy animal. Request more information today! You will also be trained to be a Compassus Companion Volunteer.
What do we provide?
Information on how to get your pet certified for visits.
Free health evaluation and TB test for you the owner
Ongoing educational opportunities
Social activities and events
Flexible scheduling and patient assignments in your area
Come join a group of wonderful volunteers and bring your pet to work!!