Therapy Dog

(Community Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby)

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Position ID: V-OSH1252 Last Modified: 21 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 21 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactSharon Burgess, Volunteer Services Coordinator, Community Living Ajax-Pickering & Whitby; Phone: 905-683-6732 ext 26 * 905-999-6718; Email:
DutiesBring your dog in for a therapeutic session with a small group of adults with developmental disabilities
BenefitsBenefits of relaxation/calm to individuals.
ClientsAdults with developmental disabilities
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestAnimal Services ; Therapy
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours1
Dates and TimesThursday: Morning
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsAjax ; Pickering ; Whitby 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
CostNo cost
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity Living Ajax-Pickering and Whitby
Office Phone905-427-3300
Address & Map
Head Office
36 Emperor St
Ajax, ON L1S 1M7
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