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Dogs for Good

Assistance Dogs – for adults with physical disabilities (age 17+), children with physical disabilities (age 7 – 16) and children with autism (age 3-16).

Assistance Dogs support adults and children with a range of disabilities, giving them practical support and more independence.

Families affected by autism benefit from the support given by assistance dogs, helping the child remain calm and focused in busy places.

Dogs for Good also run Family Dog and Community Dog Services, for more details please visit their website.


Who to contact

01295 252 600

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Is there a charge for
using this service?

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.