8 Sarah Way
Newton NH 03858
Last Updated 2014-10-28
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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 and shelter of horses.
Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
The Carriage Barn Equine Assisted Therapy programs seek to promote the health and well-being of individuals of all ages with disabilities by enhancing their physical, psychological, cognitive and emotional healing and strengthening through equine activities. Program activities further this purpose by utilizing horses to provide opportunities for individuals with disabilities to form unique relationships that nurture and empower them in a way that brings new insights, self-confidence, improved communication, and relaxation. In the context of a quiet, natural outdoor setting, these activities provide a serene learning environment.
Volunteer Your TimeMinimum Age: 14The Carriage Barn Equine Assisted Therapy Program is looking for volunteers to assist with Therapeutic Riding & Carriage Driving at various times throughout the week to work with horses and clients.
Adults and retirees welcome. Experience and horse knowledge is a plus, but is not required.
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