Wings of Eagles Ranch
4800 Faith Trails
Concord NC 28025
Last Updated 2018-04-26
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
At Wings of Eagles Ranch, we strive to improve the physical, mental and emotional well-being of children and adults with special needs along with the at-risk youth population. Through the use of therapeutic horseback riding and outdoor activities, all are challenged to grow and develop in a supportive Christian environment.
We are a Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH) member center and we adhere to their standards for safety and operations. Since 1998 we have of served the special needs community in Cabarrus County and the surrounding areas. Hundreds of riders have consistently taken part in our program since it began.
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 and shelter of horses.
Volunteer OpportunitiesMinimum Age: 14Wings of Eagles Ranch is always looking for volunteers to help facilitate a safe riding environment for our special riders. We are always in need of Horse Leaders (horse experience a must), side-walkers and barn help. All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.
Work days are another area where we are in need. From clearing trails, to building/repairing barns & fencing to helping us keep up with the Ranch house maintenance. We also have a community garden which is in high need of volunteers during the summer months.
Horse MaintenanceFescue grass hay, Wormer (12 month rotational), blankets for winter, fly spray, first aid supplies, rope halters, feed buckets and hay mangers.