Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are not accepting inquiries and are suspending placements. Click here for further details.

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Our service monkeys are provided at no cost to our recipients.

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We want let you know about a security breach at one of our vendors, Blackbaud, one of the largest companies in the world supporting the fundraising and engagement efforts of large and small charities, including foundations, educational institutions, healthcare institutions, and nonprofit organizations like Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers. 

Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers announced the appointment of Robin Dorogusker to its Board of Directors, effective April 16, 2020.

Dear Friends,

After careful thought and much deliberation, we have made the decision to suspend new placements of our service monkeys and to stop accepting inquiries at this time.

We made this decision for the following reasons:

Helping Hands recipient Travis and his service monkey, Siggy were featured on Animal Planet's Canadian documentary series Collar of Duty.

Helping Hands recipient Kent, and his service monkey, Farah, are in a full-length online article in Parade Magazine!