White Oaks Therapeutic Equestrian Center
P.O. Box 224
Morrison IL 61270
Last Updated 2018-04-27
View our WEBSITE
View our GUIDESTAR PROFILE
View our PHOTO GALLERY
Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
WHOA provides equine-assisted experiences to enhance the quality of life and cultivate personal growth through therapeutic, educational, recreations, and social development for persons with disabilities ages 4 through adult.
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 and also uses horses to provide our services that are cared for and sheltered by another organization(s).
April - OctoberMinimum Age: 14Side-Walkers and Horse Leaders needed. Previous horse experience necessary to lead but not to side-walk. All volunteers need to be over the age of 14, pass a background check, and attend Volunteer Training in order to become acquainted with the program.
Barn Tools1 scoop shovels, 2 rakes, hard plastic grooming totes,
Extension Cords, Heavy Duty
Tackbitless bridles, Professional Choice matching western pads, English pads, 30",32" Professional Choice Western girths, 3- 14" & 2-15",2-16" & 2-17"flex tree western saddles, matching royal blue fully adjustable halters, and lead ropes.
Feed And SuppliesNutrena senior feed, FlaxSeed, MSM supplement, SmartPak joint supplements, small grass hay bales and bedding for horse stalls
Sinking Water Tank Heater
Smaller Water Tank
Grooming Toolssoft body brushes,oster mane/tail brushes, grooming mitts, fly spray, full faced fly masks with ears, cowboy magic detangler shine, ShowSheen
Rubber Stall MatsRubber stall mats for each of our horse stalls to cut down on bedding used.
2 Full Size Plastic Pitchforks2 full size plastic stall picks