PAWS for People Training Sessions for Potential Pet Therapy Teams-PAWS Office Sessions
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July 1020176:00 pm - July 2420179:00 pm
PAWS For People Office, 703 Dawson Dr, Newark, DE, 19713 + Google Map

Who should attend? 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.

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


When: Mondays, July 10th (Orientation) & 24th (Training)
6:00 – 9:00 PM Both sessions required