Dog Walker – Brompton SA
Are you a dog lover who would enjoy walking our client’s friendly dog on a regular basis?
This is a great opportunity to not only keep fit, but to meet an interesting person and gain knowledge about disabilities.
PARAQUAD SA is the Paraplegic and Quadriplegic Association of South Australia. A not for profit community organisation, PARAQUAD SA is committed to serving and promoting the best interests of people with disabilities in a manner which recognises their worth and dignity, their right to experience lifes events and develop their full potential.
We are seeking a volunteer who is a dog lover, and who would enjoy walking our clients’ friendly dog on a regular basis in their local area.
You will need enthusiasm and an ability to interact with persons from varied backgrounds and disabilities. You will need to be reliable and able to offer an on-going commitment. The volunteer and client will be matched according to compatibility and location and is required 1-2 times per week. You will not be required to provide personal care, cleaning or cooking services.
You will need to make your own transport arrangements to and from the client’s home (to pick up and return the dog)
Suited to people aged 18 years and over, willing to undergo a police check screenings and who are reliable and committed and able to interact with persons from varied backgrounds and disabilities.