Detroit Horse Power
1985 Ferdinand St
DETROIT MI 48209
Last Updated 2018-04-15
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Detroit Horse Power teaches at-risk urban youth valuable life lessons through riding and caring for horses. Our goal is to repurpose vacant land within Detroit's city limits to build a new urban equestrian center that will be home to year-round youth programs and support stronger communities.
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 uses horses to provide our services that are cared for and sheltered by another organization(s).
Summer Camp 2017Minimum Age: 13Volunteers are essential to Detroit Horse Power's summer camps for at-risk urban youth. We will have eight weeks of programs between June and August 2017. Camps run Monday-Friday, 9:30am-3:30pm in New Hudson, MI. Please contact for more information about getting involved!