Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center
Sidewalkers assist the rider with balancing on the horse, as well as helping to keep the rider focusing on the instructions being given by the instructor. Sidewalkers focus on the riders and often develop very close relationships with the riders they assist.
Must be able to walk for 40 minutes and jog for short distances.
About Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center
243 Appaloosa Way, Guyton, GA 31312, US
Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center's (FETC) mission is to offer equine-assisted therapeutic and educational activities (EAAT) to help improve physical, behavioral, cognitive and emotional functioning in individuals with disabilities in a family-friendly recreational and educational environment. FETC offers its program to people with disabilities regardless of race, creed or financial need.
We are a member of PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) Intl.
We provide riding lessons and other assisted activities for the physically and mentally challenged.
We are very volunteer intensive. We are always looking for volunteers in the following areas: horse leaders, side walkers, stall/barn cleaning, event volunteers for summer camp and future events, grounds/maintenance, groups looking to do a project.
We are currently in need of side walkers and horse leaders on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3PM-7PM with each lesson lasting approximately 30-45 minutes.