Image for spinner

Opportunity Details

Canine Therapy Handlers (With Dogs)

The Northern Westchester Hospital Pet Therapy Program is committed to making a positive impact in the lives of patients by offering animal-assisted interactions, activities, and therapy in a consistent manner to ensure the safety of all participants. Volunteers support the pet therapy program with assisted activities, including meet-and-greets for patients, visitors, and hospital staff.

Volunteer dog handlers with therapy-certified dogs are needed to participate in this pet therapy program.

Volunteer requirements:

  • Must be 18+
  • Must handle a dog that is certified by a reputable organization (i.e. Therapy Dogs International or Pet Partners)
  • Must have current and up-to-date certification
  • Must complete an onboarding process and obtain medical clearance

Express interest below to learn more and to start making a paw-sitive difference in the lives of hospital patients and staff!

Health & Wellness
People with Health-Based Concerns
Caring for People

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+

Please wait... Image for spinner

Express Interest

Volunteers needed through 2/1/2024 | More than 100 spots remaining
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Luda Samuels

After expressing interest, the Opportunity Leader will contact you to confirm participation and provide directions for this opportunity.

Log in or Register

In order to register for this opportunity you must log in to an existing account or register to create a new account.


Sign up with a team

This link allows you to participate in this opportunity with a team. When you click on the link you will have the option to:

  • Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
  • Create a new team to sign up.

Signup Questions

Please respond to the following questions in order to signup for this opportunity:

Common Messages