HETRA - Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy

HETRA - Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy
10130 S 222nd Street
Gretna, NE 68028

Mailing Address:
10130 S 222nd Street
Gretna, NE 68028

Phone: 402-359-8830

EIN: 36-3713040
Founded: 1989
Last Updated 2020-07-17

Public Charity

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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy's mission is to improve the quality of life both physically and emotionally of adults and children of all abilities through equine assisted activities.

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

Our organization conducts Equine Assisted Services (EAS) in accordance with the EQUUS Foundation Guidelines on Qualifications of Organizations Conducting Equine-Assisted Services (EAS).

Our organization provides community outreach and/or public education programs involving horses.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care and shelter of equines involved in our programs.

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

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

Volunteer Opportunities

Therapeutic Riding Center - Volunteers Needed
HETRA is a therapeutic riding program offering equine assisted activities to adults and children with disabilities. We are looking for volunteers to be a sidewalker, groomer or horse leader. We have two locations one in Omaha and one in Valley. Our sessions are run in the late afternoon and evening and on the weekends. Call us to get specific times that volunteers are needed. If you love horses or just want to make a difference in someone's life contact us today!

Wish List Items

Fans For Stalls
We are looking for donations towards high velocity wall fans to hang on our horses' stalls in order to keep them cool this summer. We are looking for a specific model that works really well for our horses and can be found here: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07PLXSX7Y/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

*Guardians 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. The Guardian Designation is awarded annually.
Equine Welfare Network Guardian
Effective Date
May 11, 2020

Click here to view our horse care & use practices with the public.

We welcome you to donate directly to us. We will receive 100% of your donation made here.


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