Pet Therapy Club
Pet Therapy Program & Intergenerational
Reidinger, LNHA, CTRS, CSW
Sandra Stimson, CALA, ADC
Pet Therapy & Intergenerational
Program Training Guide & Video
manual on how to set up an intergenerational
and pet therapy program in your facility.
on national television, Pet Express brings together
children from local elementary school, their
pets and seniors. Pet Express will attract many
children as well as their parents. This program
is a facility sponsored club, Pet Express. Either
weekly or monthly, the children will come to
the facility to visit with the seniors. The
club kids will also play an important role at
holiday time. For example; Halloween, the children
and their pets will visit in costume.
This program is guaranteed
to be the most popular and anticipated program
for seniors living in long term care facilities.
The guide will provide
you with the necessary tools
to implement this extremely successful and easy to do program. You will receive
Guide Lines for
Setting Up the Program
to the Schools and Superintendent of Schools
for the Children
selecting the right kind of volunteer pets
for the parents
Ideas to successfully
market and promote your pet therapy program.
(plus shipping and handling)