Bringing Cheer and Joy: the Honeybell Way!
In order to help people living with clinical depression, anxiety disorders, or those who want help reducing social isolation and enhancing their wellbeing, Honeybell Lollipop is here!
Honeybell, being the cute and adorable dog that she is, can easily uplift the mood of those who are feeling isolated, lonely, or distressed. Ask any pet owner, and you’ll know the joy that comes with spending time with an animal companion.
After all, when it comes to Honeybell, her favourite thing in the whole world is to snuggle. And snuggling with a furry friend has numerous mental and physical health benefits.
Feeling low once in a while is alright. But if this is something that has been going on a for a long time, you need to take this matter seriously. Believe it or not but 1 in every 5 Australian either suffers, or has suffered from some sort of mental illness in their lives. Depression and anxiety make the top of the list.
Evidence has shown visits from therapy dogs can help with:
Alleviating stress on individuals
Improving community connections
Lifting spirits and reducing depression
Decreasing feelings of isolation and alienation
Increasing socialisation and sense of community
She has made such a positive impact on our work already. Once she's fully trained up as an emotional support dog, the impact is going to be immeasurable!