Make a difference in the lives of special needs and at risk youth utilizing horses!

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SPIRITHORSE THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER

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If you enjoy working with children and/or horses, and being in the outdoors, this opportunity is for you!

Join us in helping the special needs and at risk youth of Northwest Missouri reach their full potential through the interaction and benefits of equine assisted therapy.

Participate in a session as a horse leader, side walker, groomer, ranch hand, gardener, administrative helper, fundraising assistance or facility and grounds maintenance help.

No prior equine related experience is required, we will train you so that you are able to serve in your area of interest while at the ranch.

Flexible hours, flexible days, Monday through Friday, no weekends. Volunteer for an hour or more according to the time you have to give.

Let's serve some amazing horse loving children, of all abilities, together!

Corporate, community and service project teams seeking to participate in special projects around the ranch are welcome and appreciated!

Internships, student community hours and service organization projects welcome.

Let's make a difference in our communities together!

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About SPIRITHORSE THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER

Location:

dba Broken Creek Youth Ranch, 9902 SW Hwy 31, STEWARTSVILLE, MO 64490, US

Mission Statement

Broken Creek Youth Ranch exists to promote and improve the physical, mental and social well being of special needs and at risk youth through equine assisted therapy, equine assisted growth and learning programs, therapeutic carriage driving and therapeutic riding.

Description

Broken Creek Youth Ranch (BCYR) provides equine assisted therapy programs to special needs and at risk youth, ages 18 months of age through 18 years of age. All programs are offered to participants and their families completely FREE OF CHARGE.

BCYR is a 100% volunteer administrated and facilitated 501(c)(3) organization. BCYR is a licensed SpiritHorse International Therapeutic Center and a PATH International Member Center with senior instructors certified in SpiritHorse, PATH Intl. and EAGALA methods.

Participants attend private, one on one, physican prescribed therapy sessions for one hour, weekly. Sessions run May through October each year.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

9902 SW Hwy 31dba Broken Creek Youth RanchStewartsville, MO 64490

(39.76206,-94.56479)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Fundraising
  • Youth Services
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Horticulture

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour minimum, typically same day each week.

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