Workshop offered for dogs that help elderly, disabled

2014-04-03T15:00:00Z Workshop offered for dogs that help elderly, disabledBy Phil Villarreal Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

Nonprofit Handi-Dogs helps the elderly and those with disabilities train their dogs to assist with tasks such as helping them stand, alerting them to sounds they miss and pick things up for them.

The organization is hosting a free informational session from 7 to 8 p.m. April 22 at St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 1431 W. Magee Road.

To RSVP, contact sandih@umcstmarks.org via email.

Contact reporter Phil Villarreal at pvillarreal@azstarnet.com or 573-4130.

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