MISSION Statement:  

To provide enjoyment and enrichment to the lives of

individuals through the use of animal assisted activities

Contact:

Shelley Ellingson

​507-894-2210

info@touchmoments.org

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our partners

We work with several programs throughout the community to provide services.  


Touching Moments

Animal Assisted Activities Program

An organization based in Houston County, MN

Communities We Serve 

Minnesota:
- La Crescent, Houston, Caledonia
  Spring Grove, Harmony, Mabel, Winona

Wisconsin

- La Crosse

Our Programs

 -The Book Hounds Reading Program

- Pet Therapy

Donations and Volunteers

We're always looking for ways to improve the program, and couldn't be done without donations and volunteers!


Please send donations to:

      Touching Moments

      Windy Ridge Ranch

​      8526 Union Ridge Drive 

      Hokah, MN  55941


​Click here for the Volunteer Application

Our Clients

- Health Care Facilities

- Foster Homes and Youth Groups
- Daycare Programs and Preschools
- Individuals with Disabilities
- Hospitals​

Newsletter

View our newsletter to see what's new with the Touching Moments program.


Touching Moments volunteers take their special pets to facilities for the purpose of being petted and socializing with the recipients creating a therapeutic atmosphere. Animal assisted activities provide many benefits including better health, spirit and involvement and pets enjoy the extra attention!