PET PEACE OF MIND VOLUNTEER TRAINING
Thursday, March 22 & Friday, March 23 | 4:30 - 7:30 pm
Online Preregistration: www.hospiceslo.org/workshops
Do you have a big heart for animals? Are you looking to make a difference in your community?
Hospice SLO County is offering our Pet Peace of Mind Volunteer Training on Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23. This training will be held from 4:30 - 7:30 pm at Hospice SLO County, 1304 Pacific St, San Luis Obispo.
Pet Peace of Mind is a national program dedicated to keeping humans and their beloved animals together through the end of life. As Pet Peace of Mind volunteers, participants will provide practical support, such as feeding, exercising and grooming. Volunteers may have the opportunity to assist with fostering and adoptive services depending on interest. Pet Peace of Mind volunteers provide 1-4 hours of service per week.
In this training you will learn about:
- Elder pet needs
- Basic hygiene and animal grooming
- Safe pet handling and transporting
- Hospice care
- Anticipatory grief and bereavement
- Supporting a pet through a difficult time in their lives
Preregistration is required. Training is free to attend.
To preregister or for more information, please visit www.hospiceslo.org or call (805) 544-2266
- Hospice Care
- Animal Care / Handling
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1-4 hours per week
- Preregistration is required. Training is free to attend.