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Pet Therapy


Organization: City of Ottawa - Long Term Care - Peter D. Clark

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Weekends; Days; Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: May 1, 2018


Looking for volunteers with cats or dogs to visit residents. Animals must have recent immunization and proof. Animals must be comfortable in large setting and always under control. Dogs must be able to sit and allow residents to pat them. Prefer that the dogs don't jump up on the residents.


Tony Sponza

613-580-2424 ext30011


Volunteer Opportunity Address
9 Meridian Place Ottawa K2G 6P8


Good for people interested in: Sports

You will be working with: Seniors

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
A chance to share their animal in a social and emotional environment and allow residents to express their feelings.

How will the organization benefit?
Residents will be able to connect with the animals and reminisce.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Groups

Police record check required: Yes