The Power of 3Ps
One Health for People, Pets, and Partners™
Animal-Assisted Services A Burgeoning Sector
Animal-Assisted Services (AAS) are mutually beneficial relationships that nurture One Health for People, Pets, and Partners™. Health in this context includes the physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being of people of all ages and the welfare of pets and other animals involved in delivering services.
The Canadian Foundation for Animal-Assisted Support Services (CFAS) is an impartial national non-profit and registered charity that promotes the advancement of Canada's Animal-Assisted Services Sector.
Why We Exist
We are dedicated to end-users, the welfare of the animals involved in delivering services, and collaboration with AAS front-line workers (practitioners and service providers) to promote quality and service excellence.
What We Do
We build bridges between communities, disciplines and sectors to benefit people, pets and partners (animals involved in the delivery of services).
Accountability, candor, compassion, collaboration, ethics, impartiality, inclusion, integrity, professionalism and transparency
COMMUNICATING, COLLABORATING, COORDINATING AND CELEBRATING ANIMAL-ASSISTED SERVICES ONE OF CANADIANS MOST TREASURED CONNECTIONS