Equine Assisted Therapy

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O.A.T.S. Offering Alternative Therapy with Smiles,Inc

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  • 18 people are interested
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Offering Alternative Therapy with Smiles provides equine-assisted therapy and a lot of smiles on a weekly basis, year-round, to more than 100 children and adults with a wide variety of physical and developmental disabilities. Our program, with the exception of the instructors, is volunteer run. All of our classes are full and we have a lot of new young riders that need more assistance. Come take a walk with us - make a smile and get your steps in.

In addition to helping with our riding lessons, we also need a hand around the farm, and assistance with administrative work. Volunteers of all skill sets welcome!

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About O.A.T.S. Offering Alternative Therapy with Smiles,Inc

Location:

920 Groveland Road, Ortonville, MI 48462, US

Mission Statement

Offering Alternative Therapy with Smiles was founded as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in 1997 by Nancy Lee Heussner. Located on 50 acres in Clarkston, Mich., O.A.T.S. and its crew of caring, dedicated and enthusiastic instructors and volunteers provide equine-assisted therapy and a lot of smiles on a weekly basis, to more than 100 children and adults with a wide variety of physical, mental and emotional challenges. Most of our clients live in Oakland County.

Description

By supporting O.A.T.S. program, you are providing individuals with special health and developmental needs a unique form of therapy which allows them the opportunity to improve their quality of life through their interaction with our horses.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4920 Groveland RdGroveland Twp, MI 48462

(42.86352,-83.52032)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Equestrian
  • Administrative Support

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 12

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