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PetPals Program

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: FriendshipWorks, Inc.

We are looking for volunteers and their pets to bring comfort and happiness to older adults in long-term care facilities in Boston, Brookline, and/or Cambridge. PetPals teams are matched with a nursing home or assisted living facility to visit in person on a weekly or biweekly basis. Your pet must love people and be at least 18 months old. All volunteers go through an interview, training and background check. Pets must also go through an assessment with an animal behaviorist.

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair Accessible

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Seniors
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

105 Chauncy StreetBoston, MA 02111

(42.35305,-71.06109)
 

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REQUIREMENTS

  • FEW_HOURS_WEEK

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