Dogs for Good
Dogs for Good is a UK-based charity that trains dogs to help adults and children with physical disabilities and learning disabilities, children with autism, and adults with dementia. They:
- Train assistance dogs to help adults and children lead more independent lives, at home and in the community.
- Provide advice and support to people who want a pet dog to help them overcome specific challenges within their family.
- Train and support activity and therapy dogs and their specialist handlers to work in communities and schools.
- Explore new ways that dogs can help people.
Dogs for Good was formerly known as Dogs for the Disabled. Registered charity no. 1092960.
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- Age range
- Suitable for ages from 0 to 99 years
- Referral Route
- No Referral Needed
- Type of Service
- Independent Living Services
- Eligibility Criteria
- Special Educational Needs or a Disability (SEND)
- Provider Category
- Specialist Services - For those who require longer-term support
- Targeted Services - Additional Support Needs
- Special Needs
- Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
- Learning Disabilities
- Physical Disabilities
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Last updated 06 July 2023