Donors of $25 or more will receive a 2022 PAC calendar! 12 months of themed, furry fun - for a great cause! Please make sure to use your current mailing address when completing your donation.
Hospitals can be a scary place - especially for children, the elderly, and those without family. Luckily the UCLA People-Animal Connection (PAC) dogs are experts in providing comfort and care, improving the hospital experience for those who need it the most.
For over 20 years, the UCLA People-Animal Connection has been at the forefront of Animal-Assisted Therapy and Activity (AAT/A) programs in the United States. PAC volunteer teams consisting of canine and human partners bring comfort, companionship, and warmth to over 1,000 patients every month at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica.
Our mission is to provide comfort and tangible health benefits to critically ill patients, including those who may not get visitors otherwise.
The simple act of petting a dog has more power than you might think! In addition to putting a smile on patients' faces, animal therapy...
We are an entirely donation-based volunteer group, meaning all materials and program expenses are funded by donations. Our dogs and their humans count on you to help fund our endeavors and bring happiness and relief to countless patients. Your support is critical to helping us continue and expand our services so that even more patients can benefit from hugs, wags, and kisses from our devoted volunteer pups.
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