(44.957733,-93.23508)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2450 South 26th AvenueMinneapolis, MN 55406

About

Visit hospice patients in their homes or in care facilities with your trained and certified pet therapy animal. Patients are located throughout the Twin Cities metro area and throughout the Princeton area. You will be matched with assignments close to your home. Hospice patients have been diagnosed with 6 months or less to live. Care is focused on comfort and quality of life. Check these web sites for more information about pet therapy certification: Therapy Dogs International at http://www.tdi-dog.org/ Pet Partners (formerly Delta Society) at http://www.petpartners.org For more information about the pet therapy opportunities at Fairview Hospice, visit our web site at: www.fairview.org/HospiceVolunteer.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-4 hours/week, 2-4x/month
  • Health screening at no cost to you

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