Animal Angels Foundation is India's only registered NGO dedicated to promoting awareness about the amazing benefits of the human-animal relationship and the miraculous effect of animals on human wellness. They have introduced and developed the field and scope of Human-Animal Interaction and Animal-Assisted Interventions in India. They run three programs namely Animal Assisted Therapy, Animal Assisted Activities and Animal Assisted Reading Program.
They have successfully introduced and implemented animal assisted therapy for:
Mentally challenged children
Children with hearing and speech impairment
Children with a developmental disability
People with post-traumatic stress disorder.
They conduct approximately 120 to 150 session in a year at balkalyan, which is their primary project. There are sessions three days a week, throughout the year. Approximate beneficiaries are around 8000 - 10,000 kids from underprivileged background.
The organization requires funds for meeting the cost of administration and conducting free sessions for the aforementioned groups.