SA Individuals and Groups

We support Individuals and Groups

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We love to provide service delivery to individuals and groups

If you're reading this

 

You’re obviously the type of person who recognises the benefits of therapy animals for yourself or others such as an individual client, student, or group.

You probably already know that Therapy Animals can offer: patience, tolerance, and affection.

Our animals show obedience skills, manners, and are impeccably reliable. Our animals are never forced to work, they enjoy what they do.

 

Frequently Asked Questions - Individual or Group access

We understand that you or your loved one, client, or patients deserve the best possible intervention or medical care.

 

We recognise that at times it is in the persons, clients, or patients' best interest to utilize available outside specialised services to enhance therapeutic care.

We are committed to social justice and inclusion, and respect the rights of all people, in all their diversity, to live with dignity and safety and to enjoy healthy relationships.

 

Our goal is to provide the highest level of personalised and compassionate complementary therapy services to individuals and groups. 

So now you really want a therapy dog team visit, well that is fabulous, we can offer you services where we come to your residential home or you can attend sessions with therapy dogs at our various central hubs throughout the metropolitan Adelaide,  and Strathalbyn, South Australia.

You may also be interested in counselling and mental health services, wellness, and be an active program, social inclusion program, courses, and workshops. Just please let us know what interests you. 

 

Where to Start?

You first need to contact us at therapydogs@tdsinc.com.au 

and we'll be happy to explain available services to you. 

 

Important Our Teams

  • Veterinarian Health Clearance: Handling evaluation and Temperament tested, health check, vaccinations, and any other requirements recommended by the veterinarian.

  • Vaccinated: Up to date with yearly required vaccinations (C5)

  • Temperament Tested: Dogs are temperament tested by animal-assisted interventions evaluator

 

  • Training: Volunteers are required to complete Compulsory and Professional Development training courses.

  • Police Clearance: each and every volunteer/staff member hold a current police clearance certificate

  • Insurance: All registered teams are covered by our Insurance policy:  $20M Comprehensive Insurance, General Liability $20M, and Volunteers Insurance.

  • Other: Flue Vaccinated. 

Your Home, Facility, School or Location

We bring our programs and services to an individual at their home, clients at a facility, school, or location. 

  • Various programs and services are available (design and implement programs at your request)

  • Availability: from 1 hour to 2 hours in duration

  • We have available helping hands volunteers to help your client or clients participate

  • Our programs are based on activity and not physical ability. 

 

Rates: 

Fees or Rates:

Donation Agreement plan, Hourly Fee, or Price on application.

 

Contact Us

Email: therapydogs@tdsinc.com.au 

Please call now 

Phone:  Mobile 0481 293 370  

or 

Animal Assisted Therapist 0415 132 654

We can't wait to hear from you! Call us today and let us help you find what you're looking for.

Proof is in our capability
With more than 25 years’ experience in AAI supply and delivery and a reputation for innovation, the team at Therapeutic Dog Services, are well qualified to provide their clients with outstanding solutions and the broadest range of industry expertise.

At Therapeutic Dog Services, we’re proud of our people and the role they play in delivering programs to the people of South Australia. We’re also proud of our values and our work environment.