Tag Archives: Pet Therapy

Unity Hospice of Greater St. Louis Names 2016 Volunteers of the Year – And They Have Four Paws…

Collinsville, Ill. – Unity Hospice of Greater St. Louis recently named Unity Hospice Pet Therapy Volunteers Marcia Bedard and Sue Ellen Choate, and their therapy dogs Indy and Kudos, as the 2016 recipients of the Volunteer of the Year Award. Indy, a Golden Retriever, and Kudos, a Labrador Retriever, are members of Unity Hospice’s “Paws…

Unity Hospice of Northwest Indiana Partners with Lutheran Church Charities to Provide Specialized Pet Support

Merrillville, Ind. – Unity Hospice of Northwest Indiana recently partnered with Lutheran Church Charities (LCC) and their team of therapy dogs to provide pet support to patients receiving hospice care from Unity Hospice. LCC’s Comfort Dogs and Kare-9® Military Dogs have been incorporated into Unity Hospice of Northwest Indiana’s pet therapy and Hospice for Heroes patient…