Providence Therapeutic Equestrian Center
5133 Stauffer Road
Morral OH 43337
Last Updated 2018-02-17
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
To enrich and empower the lives of children, youth and adults through equine-assisted activities.
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.
Stable & Grounds KeepingMinimum Age: 15Volunteers would help in the general maintenance of the farm; picking stalls, mowing grass, trimming, general fence repair, etc.
SidewalkerMinimum Age: 15Volunteers 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 LeaderMinimum Age: 15Volunteers are needed to lead the horse during classes. No horse experience is needed. Training is provided.
Tack And HelmetsDifferent size saddles and girths are needed, as well as small and medium riding helmets.
Horse SponsorshipEach horse in our program needs to have a sponsor.