Currently our dog and handler teams go wherever there is a need and request for animal assisted therapy in the Fox Valley area. We visit hospitals, nursing and rehabilitations facilities, schools, libraries, fairs, 4-H groups, scout groups and attend community events in Yorkville, Oswego, Aurora, North Aurora, Sandwich, Plano, Plainfield, Wheaton, Sugar Grove and Naperville, Illinois. We facilitate many educational programs, including special needs, reading and incentive programs. Our teams work with the following school districts.
“De-stress programs” at Northern Illinois University, Aurora University and IMSA – Aurora
Here are some examples of FVTDC’s current therapy programs
healthcare and rehabilitation facilities
We also do many reading programs with the following libraries: