Equine Welfare Network Messenger

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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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Providence Therapeutic Equestrian Center

Providence Therapeutic Equestrian Center
5133 Stauffer Road
Morral OH 43337

Tax ID/EIN: 45-5245356
Year Founded: 2012
Last Updated 2017-04-05

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 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

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.

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.

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

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.