Pet Therapy is Popular at Sancta Maria Nursing Facility

caringcanines2Caring Canines, an all-volunteer, non-profit canine pet therapy program serving the Boston area, has been visiting Sancta Maria Nursing Facility , sharing the “love” with our residents and staff alike!

With a mission to provide exemplary volunteer visits with their dogs to nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospitals, schools and residential programs, the organization focuses on improving the quality of life and emotional health of those served.

Pet visits have consistently been a popular activity with our residents.

As one person suggested, “Dogs make people happy!”