The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Calling horse lovers, gardeners, do-it-yourselfers, artists and musicians. All are welcome and are needed (must be 14 years old).
No horse experience necessary, we will train you. If horses aren't your thing but you would like to help in the garden, classroom, fundraising or tell us what your talent is and we will find a spot for you :-)
The 3rd Saturday of every month is Volunteer Orientation. Call / email to sign-up and see firsthand how a horse can help thousands of individuals, of all ages, with all different challenges.
Since 1974 Winslow and our horses, have been helping people gain the benefit a horse. "Healing with Horses". Over 250 individuals benefit from Equine Assisted Therapy each week. That is over 8,000+ individuals a year.
Winslow Therapeutic Riding Center in Warwick, NY needs people who like to laugh, rejoice when others achieve their dreams, learn about, and bond with horses, and make new friends.
Winslow provides programming for individuals with disabilities, ages range from 5 to 78, we are always looking for volunteers to help give our riders the best experience possible. Without our dedicated volunteers our program wouldn’t be able to reach as many riders as we do.