Help a child with special needs & work with horses!


(44.59312,-93.36449)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon May 02, 2016 03:30 PM - Thu Nov 03, 2016 08:00 PM

Where

Majestic Hills Ranch24580 Dakota Ave.Lakeville, MN 55044


About

Majestic Hills Ranch is in need of volunteers to help with our therapeutic horseback riding program for our upcoming 2016 riding season. We work with both children & young adults with special needs as well as Military Veterans in rehabilitation.

Children's Program
Afternoon classes runs May - Oct. and needs help Mon - Thur 3:45pm - 8:00pm [4 hours/ week] Experienced horse people could be leaders and those with no experience will sidewalk beside the rider on the horse. Volunteers may be asked to assist with other ranch duties throughout the season.

Morning classes runs July - August on Wednesdays and Thursdays 8:30 am - 11:30 am [3 hours/week.] Experienced horse people could be leaders and those with no experience will sidewalk beside the rider on the horse. Volunteers may be asked to assist with other ranch duties throughout the season.

Horse experience not required. Training will be provided.

Skills

  • Equestrian
  • Youth Services
  • Animal Care / Handling

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • Usually 1 day per week for a set number of weeks,
  • Must be 14 with a parent / older sibling volunteering; otherwise 16 years or older welcome.
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