Providence Therapeutic Equestrian Center

Providence Therapeutic Equestrian Center
5133 Stauffer Road
Morral OH 43337

Tax ID/EIN: 45-5245356
Year Founded: 2012
Last Updated 2016-05-31

Public Charity

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Why are we a Messenger?

The EQUUS Foundation has designated our organization as a Messenger. Click here to learn more about our horse care and use practices.

Messengers are organizations on the Equine Welfare Network that demonstrate a commitment to public transparency and accountability by their willingness to publish and share extensive data about their operations.

Equine Welfare Network Messenger

Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation):  Public Service

Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care of horses to provide its services.

100% of our total programs and services are horse-related.

Our organization conducts its horse-related programs at one facility.

Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
To enrich and empower the lives of children, youth and adults through equine-assisted activities.

Horse-related programs:
We provide weekly horseback riding lessons and other equine assisted activities to children and adults with special needs.

Non-horse-related programs:
We only provide horse-related activities

Volunteer Opportunities

Horse Leader
Minimum Age: 15
Volunteers are needed to lead the horse during classes. No horse experience is needed. Training is provided.

Minimum Age: 15
Volunteers are needed to walk beside the horse during a one hour class. It is the duty of the sidewalker to maintain the safety of the rider by ensuring the rider remains sitting on the horse. An additional responsibility includes engaging the rider and facilitating activities during the class.

Stable & Grounds Keeping
Minimum Age: 15
Volunteers would help in the general maintenance of the farm; picking stalls, mowing grass, trimming, general fence repair, etc.

Wish List Items

Tack And Helmets
Different size saddles and girths are needed, as well as small and medium riding helmets.

Horse Sponsorship
Each horse in our program needs to have a sponsor.