Tag Archives: volunteering

November 21

Timeraiser – Capital Style

Kimberly Senf (Twitter) is a displaced Montrealer living in Ottawa, by way of Halifax. She’s a librarian by trade,  currently working for the government as an information manager, organizing and categorizing data and information by day. An avid bookworm, she loves to visit the library and roam the aisles, lugging all-too-many books home each time. […]

Canine companionship: Ottawa Therapy Dogs seeks to strengthen animal-human bond

Ottawa Therapy Dogs is a volunteer organization established in 2000 to promote an understanding of the values and benefits associated with the animal-human bond. The group works with people in such settings as hospitals, nursing homes, retirement homes and schools, offering  more than 100 dog teams that assist with everything from general companionship to healthcare […]