Some partnerships are smiply a natural fit
This is as true for d/Deaf and hard of hearing individuals that we train hearing dogs for as it is for the volunteers who give their time and talents to connect IHDI to our community and help hearing dogs in training be the best they can be!
Explore the options to be part of IHDI, pick the option that best suits you, and then get in touch.
- Volunteers share our passion for changing lives! Choose from welcoming dogs into your home for the weekend, long-term foster, puppy raising, administrative tasks in the office, campus upkeep projects, socializing with the dogs, and much more. If you want to give of your time, IHDI has a myriad of ways to help.
- Applicants are some of the 50 million Americans who are d/Deaf or hard of hearing, across all demographics, and hearing dog client hopefuls. We can't wait to meet you!
- Clients are not only approved applicants who benefit the most from a hearing dog. They become extended IHDI family. Whether they are in the process of receiving a hearing dog or part of an established hearing dog team, IHDI works alongside clients to ensure best practices and continued success as a hearing dog team.