Posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
The Ingleside Spirit Of Giving Continues To Shine
The lives of homeless individuals and families became a little brighter through the efforts of volunteers from Ingleside at King Farm who helped out at the annual Homeless Resource Day in Gaithersburg in November. Inglesiders sporting official navy-blue T-shirts staffed information booths, helped attendees fill out forms and steered them to the resources they needed. Read Full Entry
Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018
Benefits of Pet Therapy
According to the Mayo Clinic, animal-assisted therapy not only comforts people but has health benefits as well. It helps reduce stress and anxiety and can increase self-esteem and improve social skills.
Pet therapy is used in many different ways and may be included in treatment programs for people with arthritis and cancer and those in rehabilitation programs for cardiac conditions and injuries. Pets can assist in improving motor skills and joint movement and help to motivate exercise programs.Read Full Entry