Side Walker Volunteers for Pony Power Therapies!


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Cause Areas

When

Sun Jan 07, 2018 - Thu Jun 21, 2018

Where

Pony Power TherapiesThree Sisters Farm 1170 Ramapo Valley RdMahwah, NJ 07430

About

ENROLLMENT FOR VOLUNTEERS NOW OPEN FOR PONY POWER THERAPIES' SPRING SEMESTER!

Pony Power Therapies is looking for volunteers to assist in therapeutic horse-back riding lessons as side walkers for our Spring Semester! Under the supervision of a certified riding instructor, the side walker walks next to the horse to provide support to the rider as needed. Lessons run Sunday through Thursday. Our Spring Semester begins on Sunday, March 4th and runs through to June 21st.

Volunteer Handbook, application and schedule will be emailed to you and application needs to be returned to our office prior to registering for a volunteer training class.

Pony Power Therapies gives special needs and at-risk children and adults a unique opportunity to ride, care for and interact with horses. Our riding and non-riding activities enhance individuals' physical, social and emotional well-being in a safe, nurturing farm environment.

Please visit www.ponypowernj.org for more information on Pony Power Therapies.

Interested individuals can email volunteers@ponypowernj.org or call our office at 201-934-1001.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Equestrian
  • Farming

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour/week with a minimum of 6 hours per semester

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