connection, emotional well being and enjoyment for children, adults and older
people, and those with additional needsin Devon
Being with animals can help
alleviate feelings of stress and anxiety. The gentle nature of our
alpacas lends itself perfectly to enabling communication, the development of
empathy and the building of self esteem. Our Alpaca Assisted Activities provide
the perfect opportunities for motivational, educational, recreational and
therapeutic benefits that enhance quality of life through a ‘meet and greet’
that can take place at your nursing home, school, hospital, community centre or
office anywhere in Devon.
benefit from time with alpacas?
The simple answer to that question is everyone! We offer Alpaca Experiences
throughout the year and we can honestly say everyone who has spent time with
our alpacas has left happier, content, relaxed and totally in love with our
We take particular pride in how our alpacas can help people who ‘nothing else
works for’, those who won’t engage, who are disruptive or disinterested,
withdrawn, anxious or lonely. Our animals also bring great pleasure to people
with shortened life expectancy, those recovering from operations, people with
additional needs, and older people in care and nursing home situations. We can
even visit your office to help reduce stress and build a happier team spirit!
In short everyone can benefit from time spent with these beautiful, gentle
What we can offer
Our flexible approach means we can offer a full range of services to suit
individuals, groups, schools, workplaces, nursing homes and organisations
supporting people with additional needs, those who are vulnerable or people
struggling with life issues. In short, if you believe animals can help, we are
more than happy to support you.
Our focus is on emotional well-being through contact with
our alpacas, connecting with the animals, enjoying their entertaining and gentle
nature. The conversation normally flows freely even
from the quietest of individuals, as the alpacas provide such wonderful talking
points. We can also bring along a variety of alpacas products from raw fleece
through to finished products to add further sensory dimensions to the
For those who would like to visit us we also offer Alpaca
Experiences around our beautiful farm on the slopes of southern Dartmoor.
Our group sessions are perfect for people who just
want to enjoy being with the animals, relaxing in
their field, taking photographs, painting, reading, meditating or just ‘being’
in the moment.
Please get in touch for further information, we
will be happy to discuss your individual needs and circumstances