The One Health Global Initiative is a worldwide movement for advancing healthcare in the 21st century and a strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of healthcare for humans, animals and the environment. To learn more about The Canadian Foundation for Animal-Assisted Support Services (CFAS) One Health Initiative, or One Health for People, Pets. and Partners Events, please click on the embedded links.
In response to the global initiative the CFAS is promoting the health benefits associated with The Human-Animal Bond. Our One Health vision is to connect people, pets, and partners (service animals) from coast to coast on the Trans Canada Trail by 2017 to coincide with Canada’s 150th celebrations. These special events are intended to raise money for and awareness about related charitable programs across Canada. As a result, updating our electronic database and Industry Directory is a vital part of realizing this vision. If you want to get, or stay connected, in order to communicate, collaborate, cultivate, and celebrate together, please complete and submit the form below or alternatively pass this message on to the appropriate person.
Building unity in diversity within the growing field of Animal- Assisted Support Services is essential in order build a seamless continuum of exceptional services within Canada's healthcare, social services, and justice sectors.
It's Simple! Promoting, planning, and participating in this emerging Learning Community and in One Health Events nearest you will cultivate much needed resources while building a national 'love connection.' Why is this important? Because LOVE changes everything.
We are replacing our Circle of Support with many networks to build one community so keeping your contact information current is important. We look forward to staying in touch. Here's how...