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Scatter Joy Acres Inc

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Year Founded:
2006
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Joy Bartling
Main Address:
4966 Newport Avenue
Omaha, NE 68152

What We Do

We are a 26-acre urban agricultural rescue, therapy, and educational ranch. Our certified Animal Assisted Therapy program provides help for those in greatest need: at-risk children, the developmentally disabled, seniors, homeless, the mentally ill, veterans, and those re-entering society.

We rescue and foster abused, neglected and abandoned animals. Those that don’t find loving forever homes are trained to become therapists in our Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) program.

We often provide our services at little or no cost to those in need.

Interesting Info

Pets can be good for our health. They are known to increase a sense of well-being and reduce our stress levels.
In the past year we have rescued 580 animals.
Our "Be Somebody" Program has had 1258 youth participate successfully.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Afternoon Ranch hand
Repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Fri Dec 31 2021.
Sunday, July 25th, 2021
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Hospitality/Petting Zoo Helper - Sundays
Repeats every week on Sunday until Mon Oct 25 2021.
Sunday, July 25th, 2021
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Morning Ranch Hand/ Pen Cleaner
Repeats every day until Fri Dec 31 2021.
Sunday, July 25th, 2021
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Hospitality/Petting Zoo Helper
Repeats every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sun Aug 29 2021.
Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
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Upcoming Events

Petting Zoo Open to the Public July 25, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public July 27, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public July 29, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public July 30, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public July 31, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 1, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 3, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 5, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 6, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 7, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 8, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 10, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 12, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 13, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 14, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 15, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 17, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 19, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 20, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 21, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 22, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 24, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 26, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 27, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 28, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 29, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public August 31, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public September 2, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
Petting Zoo Open to the Public September 3, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Read more »
A Night in Bethlehem December 18, 2021 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm Read more »

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