Kids & Horses
2869 Esaw Street
Minden NV 89423
Last Updated 2015-01-13
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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
The mission of Kids & Horses is to provide safe and educational equine-assisted therapeutic riding to children and adults with 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.
Side WalkerMinimum Age: 14Side walkers assist in our therapeutic riding lessons, walking or jogging on foot alongside our students. Those with horse experience often become horse handlers; and, if interested, some volunteers also help out with fundraising or other activities
Scholarship DonationsKids & Horses has never turned a student away from our program due to inability to pay. Currently, 70% of the students at Kids & Horses are on a scholarship or other assistance. A donation of $900 covers the cost to a student for one year of therapeutic riding lessons.