Support Dogs UK

Support Dogs UK

Charity information

Support Dogs UK

Support Dogs is a national charity (Mainland UK) dedicated to increasing independence and quality of life for children and adults affected by epilepsy, autism and physical disability.

Founded 1992

  • Mission statement

    We provide help with everyday tasks for people with physical disabilities, give advance warning of seizures for people with epilepsy and provide safety and support for children with autism and their families

  • Aims

    Support Dogs UK aims to:

    • To train dogs to carry out assistive tasks pertaining to the individuals needs and disability.
    • Enhancing the quality of life, safety and independence for disabled adults and children by providing specifically trained assistance dogs.
    • Educating disabled people in the correct handling & care of an assistance dog enabling them to have greater freedom and automony to lead a fuller life.
    • To provide additional services and facilities to our clients and other parties as deemed appropriate.
  • Overview

    Established: March 1992

    Registered Charity Number: 1088281

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 16

    Part time staff: 8

    Volunteers: 70

    Phone number: 01142617800

    Address: 21 Jessops Riverside Brightside Lane Sheffield S9 2RX

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