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VITAS Healthcare of Pittsburgh

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 197 people are interested
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VITAS invites friendly and well-behaved pets to join the Paw Pals program, in which animals and their humans learn how to visit patients at the end of their life. A registered VITAS Paw Pals visitor can offer comfort, bring back memories, encourage activity and provide unconditional love to VITAS patients. Your visits leave behind memories of you and your pet, and rekindle thoughts of other pets.

Pet visits can sometimes reach a patient when no one else can. Our Paw Pals brightens the day for everyone when they visit.

**NO THERAPY CERTIFICATION IS REQUIRED!!!**

All kinds of pets are invited to join VITAS’ Paw Pals Club.

Paw Pals must be well-groomed, at least one- year old, and have up-to-date health records.

For more information about VITAS Volunteer Services visit https://www.vitas.com/volunteer.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Visit near your home, work, or schoolVITAS has patient's in 9 western PA counties., PA 15143

(40.55937,-80.16518)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Hospice Care
  • Patient Care
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training

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