Children, Horses and Adults in PartnerShip (CHAPS) Equine Assisted Therapy
PMB 201, 1590 Sugarland Dr Ste B
SHERIDAN WY 82801
Last Updated 2018-06-22
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
CHAPS mission is to provide quality equine therapies to youth, adults and veterans with physical, mental, social and/or psychological disabilities.
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.
100% of our total programs and services are horse-related.
Our organization conducts its horse-related programs at one facility.
Session VolunteersMinimum Age: 16CHAPS is seeking volunteers to assist clients in lessons. Commitment is 90 minutes once weekly. You pick your day and time. Training is required.
Scholarship FundingIn 2017, 91% of our clients required at least a partial scholarship to participate.
General Operations FundingSecond only to scholarship funding, operational funds are a big need. This pays for the lease, utilities, staff, insurance, maintenance, equine care, etc.
Purina Senior Horse Feed Or Purina Omolean 200Our herd is comprised of geriatric and "middle-aged" horses. Each horse is hand fed a diet to meet his or her specific needs.
Hay - Large Rounds Or Small SquaresCHAPS needs hay for our herd: grass or grass/alfalfa mix. Large rounds or small squares preferred. Need approximately 10 tons.