If you are looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities, Due West Therapeutic Riding Center is the place for you. Our program could not survive without our devoted volunteers. These individuals, ranging from teenagers to retirees, receive extensive training and enjoy a multitude of opportunities withing the program, including side-walkers, horse leaders, and barn support. No knowledge of horses or disabilities required.
Volunteer Orientation and Training - October 7, 2017 from 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Due West Therapeutic Riding Center (DWTRC) provides therapeutic riding services to children and adults with disabilities and other therapeutic needs. Our program forms a connection between horse and rider that improves our riders overall well-being.
Our program is designed to serve individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities; including autism spectrum disorder, Down syndrome, multiple sclerosis, developmental delay, cerebral palsy, limited mobility, emotional disorders and vision and hearing impairments.
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- 2 hours per week
- volunteer schedule is flexible