Listener/Dog Owner

(Story Dogs of New Tecumseth)

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Position ID: V-ALL0009 Last Modified: 04 Jan 2021 Last Full Update: 19 Jan 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactCarolyn Milne, Story Dogs; Phone: 905-729-4298; Email:
DutiesReading program with dogs for children with reading challenges * Children read to dogs to become more comfortable with their reading abilities.
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Persons with a physical disability
Areas of InterestAnimal Services ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Reading / Literacy
Skills/ExperienceMentoring & Training ; Dogs must go through an evaluation process to make sure they are suitable for the program
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; 8 week sessions
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Will go by personal schedule based on availability.
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationNew Tecumseth Public Libraries
Number of PositionsAlliston ; Beeton ; Tottenham 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is required
Agency Details
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Organization NameStory Dogs of New Tecumseth
Address & Map
New Tecumseth
Mailing Addressc/o Story Dogs 
1 Second St 
Beeton, ON L0G 1A0