Facilities Visited

Facilities Visited by the Dog Walk Across America team:

2012

HELP, Shannon West Homeless Youth Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

Red Rock Canyon School, St. George, Utah

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, Kanab, Utah

Emeritus at Emerald Pointe, Cedar City, Utah

Serenity Springs Assisted Living, Loa, Utah

Grand Junction VA Medical Center, Grand Junction, Colorado

Colorado State Veterans Home, Rifle, Colorado

Creekside Assisted Living LLC, Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Denver Children’s Home, Denver, Colorado

Bee Hive Assisted Living, Fort Morgan, Colorado

McCook Community Hospital, McCook, Nebraska

Emeritus Assisted Living at Willow Ridge, McCook, Nebraska

Emeritus Senior Living Community at Northridge Place, Kearney, Nebraska

Good Samaritan Society, Kearney, Nebraska

Mary Lanning Memorial Healthcare, Hastings, Nebraska

The Monarch Hospice Care of The Eastmont Towers Community, Lincoln, Nebraska

Cedar’s Home For Children, Lincoln, Nebraska

Nishna Productions, Inc., Shenandoah, Iowa

Nishna Productions, Inc., Red Oak, Iowa

Westview Acres Care Center, Leon, Iowa

Golden Age Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, Centerville, Iowa

Fort Madison Health Center, Fort Madison, Iowa

Renaissance Care Center, Canton, Illinois

TCRC Miller Home For Children, Pekin, Illinois

TCRC Newlun Center, Fremont, Illinois

Heartland Health Care Center, Normal, Illinois

Heartland Health Care Center, Paxton, Illinois

Hoopeston Community Memorial Nursing Home, Hoopeston, Illinois

Group Homes for Children, Lafayette, Indiana

Beauty for Ashes Women’s Transitional Home, Alexandria, Indiana

Elmcroft Assisted Living Community, Muncie, Indiana

Dayton VA Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio

Friends Care Community, Yellow Springs, Ohio

The Ronald McDonald House of Central Ohio, Columbus, Ohio

Heinzerling Foundation, Columbus, Ohio

Sycamore Run Early Childhood Center, Athens, Ohio

Passion Works Studios, Athens, Ohio

Ohio University School of Art, Athens, Ohio

Genesis Youth Crisis Center, Clarksburg, West Virginia

Heartland Nursing Home, Clarksburg, West Virginia

Burlington United Methodist Family Services Inc., Burlington, West Virginia

Good Shepherd PreSchool, Hancock, Maryland

Hancock Senior Center, Hancock, Maryland

Washington DC VA Medical Center, Washington, DC

The Weinberg Campus, Getzville, New York

2011

Ronald McDonald House of Kentuckiana, Louisville, Kentucky

South Central Elementary School, Elizabeth, Indiana

The Altenheim, Louisville, Kentucky

2 Responses to Facilities Visited

  1. Rachel Marget says:

    I think what you are doing is great!! I would like to do this myself. I have rescued one dog and we are now a certified therapy dog team. I think you met the leader of our therapy dog organization in Dorchester, NE–Gale Lothrop. We are planning on rescuing another dog soon. Thanks for all you are doing for people and animals! God bless you in your travels, as you are blessing others!

  2. Sally says:

    Copied from Facebook Dog Blog USA

    DogBlogUSA
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Denver-Childrens-Home/49893879735

    Denver Children’s Home
    Thank you so much John and Kait for taking the time during your long and impressive journey to visit Denver Children’s Home! It was an honor to meet you, Jon, Max, Grace, Jenny and Old Brown Dog. The children had a blast as they listened to your stories and asked their many questions. Since our children receive pet therapy here at DCH, your dedication to spreading the word about the importance of pet therapy did not go unnoticed. It was an important experience for our children to see and meet people in the community who are fighting to help give them the tools needed to heal and grow. Thank you for being a champion for abused and neglected children across America! We wish you enormous success in promoting pet therapy, animal rescue, and the positive impact that a fulfilling relationship with animals can have on our health and quality of life. Please keep in touch!

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