Delaware MENTOR’s Day Program in Millsboro, Delaware was recently featured on WRDE Coast TV in a profile of Paws for People, a pet therapy program in which trained therapy dogs provide therapeutic visits in the community. Volunteers from Paws for People visit the individuals in the Day Program. The individuals enjoy socializing with the dogs and their trainers, including petting the dogs, walking them and brushing them.
Paws for People volunteers visit many locations in the community, including hospitals, schools and programs for individuals with disabilities such as Delaware MENTOR. Watch the story