HRH Prince Harry meets Jon Flint and Varick at the Invictus Games
One of our partners, Jon Flint, who has canine partner Varick, was honoured to meet Prince Harry at the Invictus Games yesterday.
Pam Ayres films our BBC Lifeline Appeal
Poet and national treasure Pam Ayres recently spent time at our southern training centre filming for our BBC Lifeline Appeal which is broadcast on Sunday 21 September at 4.15 PM.
Our week on television!
This week we have had two major television appearances - in very different programmes - which has given us an opportunity to talk about and demonstrate our work to a wider audience.
Andy Cook - Saturday, September 27, 2014
You know how sometimes in life you want to say no, but can hear this voice saying yes, which turns out to have been yours? Well, that's sort of what happened when Mark Evans asked if I'd help him out on Channel 4's Dogs: Their Secret Lives. (It was a bit like that moment when Nick Poole asked me if I'd take part in the Reading Half Marathon next year - 'yes of course I'll take part, Nick' were the words I heard on th Read More
Canine Partners’ Leicestershire Training Centre
Canine Partners needs to raise £3.1million to build a second Training Centre in
order to train more dogs and change more lives.
We have purchased a site in a village called Osgathorpe, halfway between Ashby-de-la-Zouch
and Loughborough, which has a range of barns, outbuildings and associated land.
The plan is to replace the barns and adapt some of the outbuildings to create the
specialised buildings we need.
Having a Midlands Training Centre will not only increase our output, it will also
make the charity far more accessible for those on our waiting list who are unable
to make the long journey to our centre in West Sussex. 42% of the applications
we received last year were from people living in the mid and northern regions of
the UK. Many of our existing partnerships will also benefit from being able to
receive support from the new centre.
The site will consist of a training centre and office facilities, fully accessible accommodation and
This is an extremely exciting time for Canine Partners and we would be delighted
to receive your support.
For more information about this project, please contact Cat Harvey on 01730 716018
or email email@example.com.
Jobs available at the new centre will be advertised on our Vacancies page here: Work for us