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We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of our community which has allowed us to get our Paw Pals program up and running.

Our team is currently supporting young people who are unable to live with their birth families and are looked after by staff in residential care homes.

Paw Pals is also supporting students at MacKillop's specialist school in Maidstone, and two children in mainstream schools who have been excluded from the classroom because of behaviours that can't currently be managed.

The program already has a waiting list even though we haven't officially promoted it.

There's so much more to do, and so many children who we're desperate to work with.

Can you help us make a difference?

We know the program works. We’ve seen it change lives.

When I’m with Millie, it makes every bit of stress that I’m latching on to lets go. It just goes. Working with Millie brings my day to a different level of happiness. I’ve never been that happy in my life than when I see that dog.

– Laura

Meet Millie, who is already making a big impact on kids

24
Hours to raise $200,000
4 x
The impact on Wednesday 6 March
500
Children will receive support

Thank you to our generous supporters

We are grateful to the following supporters, who generously matched gifts to Paws4Kids, helping us reach our goal:

  • Queensland Community Foundation’s Gordon Homes for Boys and Girls Inc. Trust Fund
  • Bob Stewart’s - a third generation family business that specialises in the supply and retail of school uniforms
  • PETstock Assist is committed to making a long-term difference and positive change in the lives of pets and humans
  • OurPawPrints Matching Circle - including Greg Noonan, Angela Rutherford and Laurie Lavelle AM & family

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