The Straits Times | Singapore's first Canine Programme Centre to serve communities in need

Published on 6 Oct 2022 12:09:38 PM

Animal-assisted services charity, Equal, is tapping on rescued dogs to help to transform the lives of children with special needs, youths at risk, families, and the elderly through animal-assisted services.

On October 4, the charity opened Singapore’s first-ever Canine Programme Centre.

The centre is set up as part of Equal's mission to empower vulnerable persons by enhancing their socio-emotional well-being and social integration, helping to build stronger communities.