It receives no government funding or support and is solely reliant on donations and fundraising to meet the $30,000 cost of each dog’s two year training program.
Assistance Dogs are placed completely free of charge with their new owner, providing life-changing support for up to 10 years.
As a result of their program these highly trained dogs allow recipients to have greater mobility and gain confidence and higher self esteem.
There are various ways you can support man’s best friend to help others in need. They include sponsoring a puppy, making a donation or leaving a bequest.
Further information at www.assistancedogs.org.au or phone 1800 688 364