Dogs for Good

Dogs for Good

Charity information

Dogs for Good

Dogs for Good is an innovative charity, exploring ways dogs can help people overcome specific challenges and enrich and improve lives and communities.
Our assistance dogs support adults and children with a range of disabilities and also
children with autism. We train activity and therapy dogs to work with specialist
handlers in communities and schools. Our Family Dog team also gives specialist
advice and support to help people get the most out of their relationship with their
pet dog.

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    We bring trained dogs and people together to help them overcome specific challenges and enrich
    and improve the lives of both.
    Our vision is a world in which everyone and every community is able to benefit from the help of a trained dog.

  • Aims

    Dogs for Good aims to:

    • We train and support activity and therapy dogs and their specialist handlers to work in communities and schools.
    • We provide advice and support to people who want a pet dog to help them overcome specific challenges within their family.
    • We train assistance dogs to help adults and children lead more independent lives, at home and in the community.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 1092960

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 49

    Part time staff: 29

    Volunteers: 400

    Phone number: 01295 759809

    Address: The Frances Hay CentreBlacklocks HillBanburyOxfordshire OX17 2BS

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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