Canine Partners is our charity of the year
a vote by our carers, we are proud to announce that our first charity of the year for 2019 is Canine Partners.
registered charity, Canine Partners trains assistance dogs for people with physical
disabilities, including civilians and members of HM Armed Forces. The dogs are trained to help with everyday
tasks such as opening and shutting doors, unloading the washing machine,
picking up dropped items, pressing buttons and switches, and getting help in an
In addition, the dogs also help to increase people's independence, confidence, self-esteem, and sense of security, as well as bringing companionship and increased social interaction.
Here at Continued Care, we recognise the important work that Canine Partners are doing in training assistance dogs. The charity receives no government funding and relies solely on public donations and legacies to keep creating these life-transforming partnerships, so we are delighted to help support them through our fundraising efforts.
We are aiming to raise £5,000
which will pay for the purchase of a puppy as well as support the puppy through
to its advanced training. We will be
holding various fund raising activities over the year – so watch this
To find out more about Canine
Partners please follow this link https://caninepartners.org.uk/