Have a Therapy Pet? Help Provide Comfort To Hospice Patients!
There is nothing like the love that comes from our pets. Pet therapy helps bring our hospice patients a sense of comfort, joy, and companionship in the final stages of their lives.
Have a dog that is a registered therapy dog? Our hospice patients would love to meet them!
Pet owner will need to become a Caris Patient Volunteer and provide the pets paperwork and vaccine record before visiting.
For the owner to become a volunteer an application will need to be filled out. Please email Volunteer Coordinator Anna Hale for more information at email@example.com.
Requirements for volunteers:
-16+ years old with valid drivers license and auto insurance
-Registered with the MO Family Care Safety Registry (required in Missouri)
-Take a drug test
-Take a 2 part TB Skin Test
-Online trainings and Short Orientation
Our patients cannot wait to meet you and your pets! :)
About Caris Healthcare
2055 Craigshire Rd Suite 220, Saint Louis, MO 63146, US
Hospice Care with Grace
We are committed to being your world class hospice. Our team of hospice aids, nurses, social workers, chaplains, and volunteers work together to treat the whole person in their unique point of need. We provide hospice care with grace in the environment of choice.
Multiple locations Saint Louis, MO 63146
October 20, 2021
- Elder care
- Animal Therapy
- Hospice Care
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Volunteers Create Their Own Schedule!