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What:  Work with 2nd-4th grade students from the Manheim Township School district that have been identified as economically disadvantaged.  The goal of the after-school program is to provide “access to opportunities” that focuses on positive role modeling, socialization and enrichment experiences.

Where:  Emerald Foundation – 2120 Oregon Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601

When:  Mondays and/or Tuesdays from 4:45-5:45 pm we need teams to read with the students.
Thursdays we would like teams who will do “dog activities” with students have earned this opportunity.

Contact:  Patti at pattio@kpets.org  888-685-7387

This program will start Monday, January 29.  Please contact us with the day of the week you can volunteer and how often.  (For ex:  first and third Tuesdays of every month…)




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What:  Oak Leaf Manor South would love to have visits for their elderly residents.

When:  Monthly visits – would love to start  January 22, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

Where:  Oak Leaf Manor South, 2101 Wabank Road, Millersville, PA 17551

Contact:  Kristina Jusino, 717-872-9100,  kjusino@olmsouth.com

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What:  Conestoga View Nursing & Rehabilitation would love to have some KPETS therapy teams to come visit the elderly residents and brighten their days.

When:  Times and days are flexible.

Where:  Conestoga View Nursing & Rehabilitation, 900 E. King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602

Contact:  Kim Skinner, Volunteer Coordinator,  717-295-2026, or kskinner@ltcmail.com

Mary M. & Tucker

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What:  York County Children, Youth and Families is requesting casual therapy visits with their people. Monthly visits would really be appreciated.

When:  Visits startin on January 22, 1018 at Noon.

Where:  York County Children, Youth and Families, 100 West Market Street, 4th Floor, York, PA 17401

Contact:  Harriet at hubamus@verizon.net

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What:  The library would like KPETS teams to come and let the children read to them. The kids will come with a short story and read for a 10 minute period.

When:  The second Saturday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Where:  Elizabethtown Public Library, 10 S. Market  Street, Elizabethtown, PA

Contact:  Ellen at ellens@kpets.org

January 13th – Julie S. & Luna  –  Carolyn & Jordi  –  Mary & Tucker

February 10th –  Trish & Desi  –  Julie & Luna

March 10th –  Julie & Luna

April 14th – Trish & Desi  –  Julie & Luna

May 12th –  Julie & Luna




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What:  Located inside Little Mates, Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts Program would love to have KPETS cat or dog therapy team visits. They have 16 children between 3 and 5 years old.

When:  Visits can be scheduled Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  Little Mates Child Development Center, 3025 North Street, Morgantown, PA 19543

Contact: Lindsey Casciano, 610-913-7137,  linds198304@aol.com

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What:  HealthSouth is looking to provide their patients with a visit from pet therapy dogs to help brighten their day. Interested teams should contact the facility for specific dates and times to schedule visits.

When: Contact is listed below.

Where:  HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, 175 Lancaster Boulevard, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Contact: Tarah Knopp, 717-691-3700, or  tarah.knopp@healthsouth.com

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