The St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program reaches out to thousands of people across Canada on a daily basis bringing comfort, joy and companionship to members of the community who are sick, lonely, reside in long term care and mental health facilities, and in hospitals, school and library settings.  Program participants reap the therapeutic benefits of the unconditional companionship of a four-legged friend.

Embark on an enlightening journey with us as we delve into the intricate process of joining the esteemed ranks of the St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog teams.  Through their comprehensive presentation, they will meticulously unravel the steps involved in becoming part of this noble cause, where passion for helping others meets the unwavering dedication of their Volunteers.

Accompanied by their beloved therapy Dogs, they will vividly illustrate the diverse array of visits and facilities their teams serve.  From hospitals to nursing homes, schools to community centers, their furry companions bring comfort and joy to individuals of all ages and backgrounds.  Witness firsthand the profound impact these visits have on the lives of those they serve, as well as the immeasurable rewards experienced by their dedicated Volunteers.

Prepare to be inspired as they share heartwarming stories and anecdotes showcasing the transformative power of Volunteering in our communities.  Discover how each wag of a tail and gentle paw of their therapy Dogs contribute to fostering compassion, healing and resilience among those in need.

Join us on this enlightening journey as we celebrate the boundless potential of human-animal connections and the profound difference we can make together.