Volunteers for Therapeutic Horseback Riding


(38.074894,-122.668724)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1740 Old Rancheria RoadPO Box 159Nicasio, CA 94946

Riders on ponies coming back from their trail ride.

About

Halleck Creek Ranch is looking for active, energetic, caring volunteers to assist our Therapeutic Riding Instructors. We offer healthy, fun and beneficial Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies for youth and adults with special needs from throughout the Bay Area. With your help, our rider's confidence is gained by mastering new skills and making new friends.

A 501c-3 non-profit, we are located on our private 60-acre ranch in Nicasio (in West Marin, 30 minutes West of San Rafael, 30 minutes SW of Petaluma).

We have openings for volunteers, Saturday 9am-3pm or 11pm-3pm. Monday -Thursday 1130am-2:30 and/or 2pm-5pm. NO HORSE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. We will provide all the training you will need to help groom, lead and sidewalk our gentle therapy horses.

Orientations & trainings held regularly, visit our website www.halleckcreekranch.org or email us at psmith@halleckcreekranch.org for more details.

Skills

  • Physical Education
  • Equestrian
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Animal Therapy
  • Special Needs

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 hours a month or more
  • Background check for adults

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