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PAWS for People Training Sessions for Potential Pet Therapy Teams

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Start:
August 2 @ 5:30 pm
End:
August 16 @ 8:30 pm
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Adult Care Chester County
500 Old Forge Ln.
Kennett Square, PA 19346 United States
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Anyone with a gentle, people-friendly pet who is interested in volunteering time to work with children and adults with varying needs. PAWS for People provides therapeutic visits to individuals who will benefit from interaction with a well-trained loving pet.

Therapy teams consist of one volunteer and one pet who have both completed rigorous training and testing. Visitation sites range from nursing homes and hospitals to schools and libraries, with a wide variety of programs including eldercare, psychiatric support, developmental disabilities, literacy skills development and many more.

Wednesdays, August 2nd (Orientation) & 16th (Training)
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM - both sessions required

Pre-registration required: Online: www.pawsforpeople.org or call 302-351-5622 for more information.