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East Valley (Mesa/Gilbert) Pawsitive Partner Volunteer - Working with Special Needs Kids and animals

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ORGANIZATION: Pawsitive Friendships


Pawsitive Partners work with the animal therapy teams and children with special needs weekly. They are responsible for implementing the provided activity.

Mesa opportunity

Tuesday 12 pm to 1:30 pm (every Tuesday)


Wednesday 8:30 am to 10:30 am (every Wednesday)

Volunteer hours will take place at an all Autism school grades K-12.

Gilbert opportunity

Thursday 10 am to 11 am (every Thursday)

Volunteer hours will take place at day program with adults with developmental disabilities.

All training and lessons are provided.

For more information, contact us.

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About Pawsitive Friendships


3317 S. Higley Rd, Ste 114-778, Gilbert, AZ 85297, US

Mission Statement

To provide Animal Assisted Therapy to individuals with special needs, allowing them the opportunity to build animal human friendships, while simultaneously working on individual therapy goals.


We provide Animal Assisted Therapy to individuals with special needs in a clinical and educational setting. We work with Therapists as well as Teachers as a team to assist the children in reaching their personal goals.


Children & Youth
People with Disabilities
Animals, Children & Youth, People with Disabilities


We'll work with your schedule.


Multiple locations Gilbert, AZ 85295



  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Youth Services
  • Animal Therapy
  • People Skills
  • Special Needs


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • This opportunity follow the school calendar. Must be available during the day.
  • Must have a State issued fingerprint clearance card or complete a background check.

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