Our Mission

To empower people to live more fulfilling
lives through the human-animal bond.

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Explore Our Programs

Learn how our teams are
making a difference in our
 community.

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Meet Our Therapy Dogs

Get to know our four-legged volunteers.

Your support allows us to provide
our programs at no cost to our partners!

Our Stories

The ARF! program is a wonderful example of the powerful results that can be achieved from the partnership of therapy dogs and humans!

-Karen M., Therapy Dog Team Volunteer

Everyone has a story about how their dog changed them. My dogs have always been a constant source of love and support, and I was thrilled when I learn I could “give” my dog to the children and community we work with. It is amazing to see how Mya understands what our students need from her and how they bond with her. 

– Ashlyn C., Program Director and Therapy Dog Team Volunteer

Our students really look forward to Wednesdays with the ARF! dogs! We have seen a big improvement in their self-esteem, enthusiasm to read, and test scores. 

– Michelle Limb, Principal, St. Raphael School