Delta Society

Service Description

Provides animal assisted activities and pet therapy to health services and health care facilities. Volunteers visit facilities regularly to spend time with patients, chat, and interact with the dogs. The program assists aged care patients, acute care, children, adults, mental health units, prisons and dementia specific facilities. The Classroom Canines work with schools to build confidence and wellbeing in students, particularly those with reading and writing difficulties.

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9am-4:30pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Through hospital or health care facility or school

Service Fees

None- Relies on donationss

Organisational Information

Area Served

NSW, QLD, VIC, TAS, SA

Parent Organisation

Delta Society Australia Limited

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes

Last Updated: 12 May 2020

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