To be a pro-active leader in research and service in the fields of animal assisted interventions and nature therapy for children.
Established since 2003, Soul Friends has provided
therapeutic visits to over 5,500 children
across the state of Connecticut. Soul Friends has established collaborative relationships with over 25 community agencies statewide, as well as being accredited by the Department of Children and Families to serve children in need. Kate Nicoll, the founder, has presented at national and international conferences on our work and mission.