Kopper Top Life Learning Center-LINCS site
To provide opportunities in therapeutic, Recreation Therapy and educational experiences to people with and without disabilities to empower and enhance their quality of life. Service learners should expect to have contact with clients and scheduling arrangements are made for those opportunities. Often service experiences include: interaction with the small staff and students will gain a better understanding of how a non-profit operates, and the care and feeding of the animals used in therapy. (horses, dogs, cats and other farm animals) Tuesdays/Wed. PAAWS program: Pet Therapy at area nursing facilities and agencies.
Times: Tuesday mornings (9:30 or 10:00 am) Afternoons between 1:30 and 3:00 with varying hours weekly. 7:30 a.m. Prepare animals to go to facilities.
Thursday(pm)-Saturday am Riding therapy
Site is open Tuesday - Friday 9:00am -5:30pm,
Saturday: 8:30-1:00 p.m
||6657 Kimesville Road
Liberty, NC 27298
On BioBus route:
Tuesday- Friday 9:00am -5:30pm Sat., 8:30-2:00
Best Times for Volunteers:
Morning and afternoon times available. Please review calendar to set up schedule with staff.
Healing PAAWS: Use animals as therapists and take the animals to nursing homes, day rehabilitation centers, schools, churches for Pet Therapy on Tuesdays.
Healing HOOVES: provide therapy to people with and without disabilities using horses for therapists.
Camp FreeSpirit: An inclusive 1/2 day, day camp provided to people throughout the
Directions to Service Location:
From Elon: Take Garden Road or University Drive to Huffman Mill Road. Turn Right on Huffman Mill Road which turns into Shoe Road. Go to the dead end and turn Left onto HWY 61-go to HWY 62 and merge