2520 Vestal Parkway E. #313
Vestal NY 13850
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Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation): Public Service
Our organization operates programs involved with horse rescue, foster care, rehabilitation, adoption and/or retirement.
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:
Our program offers a meaningful experience to enhance wellness, build life skills and self-esteem to children, adults and families with physical, developmental, intellectual, emotional or socioeconomic special needs. We do this by providing equine assisted activities, delivery of agricultural and environmental opportunities, and the development of innovative projects.
Borrowed Freedom is an American Hippotherapy Association facility member and a PATH International member center.
Administrative VolunteersMinimum Age: 17Working with the Directors and/or event chairperson, these volunteers staff and help us reach the community and plan our exciting special events like the upcoming Wine Tasting, Annual BBQ and Golf Tournament. These events make an impact with directing the community's attention and support to the Program. Other opportunities may include thank you calls, on-site tours or participation on committees.
Office VolunteersMinimum Age: 17Office volunteer duties may include helping with mailings, data entry, filing, or answering or making phone calls. We ask that you be able to commit to a minimum of 1 hours a week for a full session.
Session VolunteersMinimum Age: 18Volunteers are a vital part of programs like ours, without them we cannot continue to offer services. Our session volunteers complete an in-depth training before they are assigned a position within the program and we ask volunteers to commit to a full 12-15 week session. Session Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. Volunteers 13 and up are welcome to volunteer during special events such as Special Olympics under the direct supervision of their parent or guardian.
First Aid And Cleaning SuppliesFirst Aid kits, Hand Wipes, Paper Towels, Lysol or 409, Old Towels, Trash Bags, Vinyl Gloves, Old shirts for smocks, Rubbermaid containers
Office SuppliesDry Erase Boards, Easel, Printer Paper, Blank Labels, Steno Pads, Postage Stamps, Dry Erase Markers
Building And Maintenance2 x 4â€²s, Duct Tape, Rope, Saw Horse Brackets, OSB Board & Plywood, crusher run, sand, rubber dust and wood chips
Horse Feed & CouponsWe use Poulin ProMAX12, Poulin Carb Safe, SmartFlex Senior Herb Free Supplement
Horse And Barn SuppliesBasic Grooming kits, Horse Shoes, Halters & Lead Ropes, Arena Supplies, Small Buckets, Mane & Tail, Clippers
Craft SuppliesCrayons, Washable Markers, Pens & Pencils, Glue & Glue Sticks, Construction Paper, Craft Foam, Stickers, Ribbons, Paint Brushes, Colored Paints, Modge Podge, Bandanas, Hair Scrunchies etc, Safety Scissors