Website Designer with nonprofit experience. Volunteer position. No compensation. Must relinquish all rights to website once it is completed. May work from home. Please review the websites for other national therapy dog organizations before responding to this opportunity. Include in your response to this opportunity how you would improve the websites your reviewed and your vision for a new site for our us. We have 3 websites that need to be redone/updated.
HelpingPawsIntl.org (main) barks-hp.org (our reading assistance dogs) GreytTherapy.org (has been up for 3 years but recently can't keep the domain anme and website connected)
About Helping Paws Therapy, Reading & Assistance Dogs & Pets
P. O. Box 91282, Raleigh, NC 27675, US
Helping Paws Intl’s mission is to train, test, certify, & support our ...Therapy Dogs/Pets ...B.A.R.K.S.™ Book Buddies Literacy Dogs/Pets ...Disaster Support Dogs... & Assistance/PTSD Dogs. Our goals: 1) Lift the hearts & spirits of those needing emotional support; 2) expand the minds & futures of children through literacy; 3) support a patient’s physical, speech, or occupational therapy goals; 4) promote the healing power of animals; 5) support & promote greyhound & pet rescue; 6) prove rescues have value & can contribute positively to their communities.
Helping Paws therapy dogs teams work in a wide variety of healthcare facilities, including hospice, home health, nursing & rehab facilities, special needs camps, women & child support centers, etc
Helping Paws' B.A.R.K.S /™ (Bonding Animals, Reading, Kids, & Safety) is a fun & inspiring, all inclusive dog-based, literacy curriculum for children and adults of all skill levels including autism & brain injuries. B.A.R.K.S., the 2nd oldest dog reading program in the country, provides a safe haven from peer pressure, reading fun, help with inter-personal communication skills. Children in B.A.R.K.S. increase their reading scores, improve in other courses & class interactions, while also learning pet safety & the humane & ethical treatment of pets and animals
1) New: Helping Paws G.O.O.D. (Gem of Obedience Dog) Class, Test, & Certification Trains & Tests for good Public Behavior
2) AKC-Canine Good Citizen Class, Test & Certificate ( www.akc.org )