Growing Roots Summer 2019- horticulture and animal-assisted therapy program

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Seeking volunteers for exciting summer program! This volunteer opportunity is open to anyone, but would be a particularly great experience for those interested in occupational therapy, speech therapy, psychology or social work. Growing Roots is a non profit organization located in Grand Rapids, MI that utilizes nature-based therapeutic activities (animal assisted therapy and horticulture therapy) to help individuals with developmental and/or cognitive challenges reach their full potential. The program will take place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from June 10 to August 16, 2019 (9AM-11AM). Volunteers are encouraged to sign up for 3 or more sessions; however, this is not a requirement. Please see the post for spring dates if you are interested, but unavailable June 10-August 16. Experience is not required, as training is provided. If you are interested in enriching the lives of others and also enriching your own spring, please visit to find a volunteer application. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at

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Mon Jun 10, 2019 - Fri Aug 16, 2019
08:30 AM - 11:30 AM  


3383 84th stCaledonia, MI 49316



  • Farming
  • Animal Therapy
  • Gardening
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Psychology
  • Occupational Therapy


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training

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