Police Visits 21st-27th October 2020

Last year in Sussex we were asked to help with our dogs during the police wellbeing weeks 7th-20th October 2019. We managed to get teams of our dogs to visit Eastbourne, Hailsham and Hastings police stations. It was great comfort for some of the officers then. It was so well received that this year for […]

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Financial Help from Businesses

  Together we can make this a feel good Christmas We’ve teamed up with fundraising platform Work for Good, to help our #SmallBusinessStars shine extra brightly this Christmas! Small businesses can donate a proportion of the sales of their products or services to us, between 1st – 31st December and Work for Good will match […]

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Head Office -Bulletin

During this period of Covid-19, our office has remained fully staffed and open and it will remain so. The Staff and Trustees remain fully committed to our volunteers and we are starting to see a gradual return to visiting the establishments that we visited earlier in the year. If you are able, please keep your […]

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Member of the Month – October 2020

I started volunteering with my Border Collie, called Busy, in 2014, visiting a care home briefly, then joining my local school. I felt really passionate about supporting children with my dogs, as I have worked in Special Educational Needs for 20 years and been a school governor for 17 years. I transferred to Canine Concern in 2017.

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Lockdown Communication to Carehomes

Lockdown communication to Carehomes Most of our members have been in regular contact with their carehomes they visit during the lockdown period. This gives a little stimulation for the residents in the homes who have lost their outside entertainers as well as their Canine visitors for a while. Some of the Emails have been from: […]

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Lockdown in Schools

Lock down help to schools We are still helping our children with some ingenious methods using technology and imagination. Max had to learn the alphabet and identify letters as well as other tasks. He even helped with Maths lessons and German!! Max is still teaching his friends at the school. He is a much better […]

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