Short Courses

Moments Matter

Our moment's matter course is a 3-week free program for children and young people with severely life-threatening/ significantly life-limiting or terminal health conditions. 


Session 1: Canine assisted activities, focusing on strengthening the bond with your dog, gentle movement & activity, grounding activities. 

Session 2: Introducing physical assistance tasks to increase independence.

Session 3: Deep and light pressure therapy, canine-assisted games, activities tailored to participant requests.


The next course dates are 7th March 2021 at 11 am (sessions are 7th, 14th & 21st March, all at 11:00 till 11:45). This course is completely free. 


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Sensory & emotional needs short course

Our sensory and emotional needs short course is a 3-week program for children and young people with any sensory or emotional difficulties/differences - whether they have any diagnosis or not.  The course contains 3 live, 45-minute group classes which are held on zoom. During the sessions, we work through a variety of canine-assisted activities as well as teaching deep pressure therapy. 


These classes are practical workshops with the children/ young people actively participating in the activities during the session. Families can choose to have their webcam & microphone off if they wish. 


The next upcoming course start dates are:

  • 7th February at 11:00-11:45 am 
  • 4th April at 11:00-11:45 am

This course costs £40 per household.


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