Brookdale Hospice - Colorado Springs
Animal Companions for Hospice Patients
Company: Brookdale Hospice - Colorado Springs
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Location: Colorado Springs, CO, 80903, US
Project Details

Brookdale Hospice is seeking Animal Companions to visit our hospice patients in the Colorado Springs area. As you know, a wagging tail can make all the difference in a patient's day. Must be a certified Animal Companion, have up-to-date shots and insurance-- and of course, must be able to handle their "licker." Animal Companion "parents" must complete a background check, drug screen and two-step TB Test; possess a current driver's license and proof of insurance.

Brookdale Hospice provides an individualized program of physical, emotional and practical care for each patient, with an emphasis on pain control and symptom management.

For more information please call / email Cesslie Joy Pharr: 719-268-2582 or

General requirements


  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week visiting hospice patients. Flexible
  • Animal Companion, insurance, vaccines, background check, drug screen, TB test
  • Category
    Skills Area
    Veteran Care
    Hospice Care
    People Skills
    Animal Therapy
    Bereavement Support