Equine Welfare Network Messenger

We are a 2017 Messenger!

We are proud to be an EQUUS Foundation Messenger and share our horse care & use practices with the public.

The Messenger Designation is awarded annually. To retain an existing EQUUS Foundation Messenger designation and apply for an EQUUS Foundation grant in 2017, organizations must provide all required information and update their Messenger information on or after January 1, 2017 and not later than April 30, 2017.

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.

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We Will Ride Therapeutic Riding Inc.

We Will Ride Therapeutic Riding Inc.
PO Box 1155
Ridgefield CT 06877

Tax ID/EIN: 06-1529482
Year Founded: 1998
Last Updated 2017-05-12

Public Charity

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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 not directly responsible for the care of horses.

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

Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
We Will Ride offers individualized programs of equine assisted activities and therapies to people with disabilities aimed at enhancing their physical, mental, emotional, and social functioning in everyday life.

Horse-related programs:
We Will Ride provides individualized programs of equine activities and therapies to riders with special needs including but not limited to Developmental delays PDD Autism spectrum Behavior and Emotional disorders Attention and Language issues Cerebral Palsy Down syndrome and mental retardation While our primary enrollment is children between 4 and 18 years of age we have served adults

Non-horse-related programs:

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Training
Minimum Age: 14
We Will Ride offers Volunteer Training on Monday afternoons preceeding each spring, summer and fall semester. Volunteer trainings usually occur each February or March, June, and September. You must attend a volunteer training in order to participate.

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