Side Walker Volunteers for Afternoons in Summer Semester at Pony Power!


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Jun 25, 2018 03:00 PM - Thu Aug 23, 2018 06:00 PM

Where

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

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

Pony Power Therapies is looking for volunteers to assist in therapeutic horse-back riding lessons as side walkers for our Summer 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 Monday through Thursday. Our Summer Semester begins on Monday, June 25th and runs through to August 23rd.

Morning Sessions: 8:45 to 10:45AM (except June 25th to 28th: 8:45AM to 12:15PM)
Afternoon Sessions: 2:30 to 6:00PM

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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