Targeted Populations Include:
Programs Specifically for Children:
Reading to Dogs Program
CCPT teams visit libraries and schools where children practice their reading by reading stories to therapy animals.
Schools for Special Needs
CCPT teams visit schools for children who may have physical, emotional, sensory and learning disabilities. We work with each school individually to determine how our animals can best help children reach their goals.
After School Programs
CCPT teams provide education to school-age children on what therapy animals do and how to meet and behave around animals.
Children in the Hospital
CCPT teams provide weekly visits to the Pediatric Unit.
Programs Specifically for Adults:
Mental Health Programs
CCPT teams visit a variety of day programs and group homes for adults with a variety of mental illnesses.
Adults in the Hospital
CCPT teams visit a variety of units and provide comfort to adults who are sick and miss their own pets.
CCPT teams visit with veterans living in housing programs.
Programs for Senior Citizens
CCPT teams provide visits to assisted living facilities, nursing homes and adult day care programs.