If you are in crisis, emotional distress, or at risk of suicide call 9-1-1, go to the local hospital emergency room, or call the mental health crisis line at 613-544-4229 or if you are a KHSC staff member, contact Homewood Human Solutions at 1-800-663-1142. Someone is there to help.

St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program

Date(s): 
Friday, December 2, 2022 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: 
K2ICU & D4 ICU

Please join Bailey (Handler) & Arci (Dog) in K2ICU and D4ICU on Fridays between 8pm and 9 pm. Staff are welcome to pet Doc, one at a time with sanitized hands.

For healthcare workers, spending time with animals in the course of one's work day can provide a sense of calming, it can lower stress and blood pressure and may offer a sense of happiness and hopefulness.   

For more information about St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program, please visit www.sja.ca/en/community-services/therapy-dog-program

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