Therapet Volunteer

  • VO40129


Description

Registered Therapets and their volunteer owners visit hospices, hospitals, residential and nursing homes throughout Scotland.
Visiting on a regular basis the Therapet Service provides contact wiht pets for many people who would therefore be deprived of the companionship of a pet.

Organisation aims and objectives

To manage the therapet service under which volunteers are willing to spend an hour or two, on a regular basis, visiting with their own dogs, care homes, nursing homes, residential homes, hospitals and hospices.

Availability

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Restrictions

Volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by parent or guardian
Minimum age: 5

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: If requested travelling expenses will be reimbursed
Training details: Wherever possible area representatives accompany volunteers on their first visit. Detailed visiting notes are issued to all volunteers
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 4 months ago