Helping Paws’ mission is to further people’s independence and quality of life through the use of Assistance Dogs.

Helping Paws’ core values reflect our commitment to

  • Govern our actions with integrity and respect
  • Embrace education, flexibility and adaptability in our programs
  • Cultivate a spirit of teamwork to achieve our goals
  • Approach our mission with a view of the whole life of our dogs, with follow-up from birth to end of service
  • Recognize and celebrate the passion and power of volunteers, providing opportunities for life enrichment
  • Uphold our organization and ourselves to the highest standards of excellence.