CANINE COMPANIONS FOR INDEPENDENCE

 
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides service dogs to be matched with adults, children ages 18+ or veterans with a disabilities other than blindness; skilled companion dogs for individuals 5 years+ with developmental or physical disabilities other than blindness; and facility dogs for professional therapists/health care workers to use in animal-assisted therapy programs within hospitals, nursing homes, rehab centers or other such institutions. Serves Nassau, Suffolk, Long Island, Northeast Region from Main to Virginia and as far west as Ohio.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
EligibilityIndividuals 5 years+ with developmental or physical disabilities other than blindness.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 8am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameDebra Dougherty
Contact's PositionNortheast Regional Executive Director
Physical Site Address 1286 Middle Island Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipMedford, NY 11763
Mailing Address 1286 Middle Island Road
Mailing City, State, ZipMedford, NY 11763
Main Phone(631)561-0200 (Voice/TTY)
Other Phone(800)572-BARK (2275) TOLL FREE
Fax(613)561-0230
Emaildknatz@cci.org
Web Addresswww.cci.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateDec18
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: CANINE COMPANIONS FOR INDEPENDENCE
Affiliated Programs: NORTHEAST REGIONAL CENTER
Affiliated Services: NORTHEAST REGIONAL CENTER