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Horse Therapy Volunteers Needed Tuesday Evenings and Saturday Mornings

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ORGANIZATION: ELLIOTT ACRES THERAPY RIDING INC

  • 1 person is interested
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Our volunteers are the backbone of Elliott Acres. We would not be able to serve the individuals we do without their support. All Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Whether you enjoy being around horses, helping those with disabilities or doing handy work we have a job for you! We also have a running list of day projects that volunteer groups (scouts, churches, schools, families etc.) can assist with. We must have your liability release and photo release paperwork on file in order to allow you to be around the horses.If you are under 18, your release MUSTbe signed by a parent or guardian. If you have a group who would like to complete a day project, please contact us. We would be happy to provide a badge or Community Service Recognition Awards for your group as wel l. Contact us at 724-991-2477 - or - dechorsesr1@gmail.com
You can also contact our volunteer coordinator at EATRvolunteering@gmail .com

  • All Volunteers must wear covered shoes, no sandals, flip flops or crocs are permitted (be prepared for a lot of walking), long pants and shirts that cover the shoulders and can be tucked in.
  • Leave your dogs at home. Please do not leave them in the car, either. This is for the safety of our riders, horses and staff.
  • Our Volunteer Coordinator will do volunteer training for new volunteers every Saturday morning at 8am during the riding season.
  • Be sure to check your spam or junk email box incase one of our response emails goes to those instead of your primary email box.

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About ELLIOTT ACRES THERAPY RIDING INC

Location:

168 HEADLAND RD, BUTLER, PA 16002, US

Mission Statement

Elliott Acres Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc. aims to enhance the physical, mental, and emotional status of our riders by teaching basic horsemanship principals that aid in improving our riders' movement, concentration, and communication. Our vision is to provide a safe, therapeutic, rewarding experience for people with special needs. This rewarding experience would then help to improve their everyday life.

Description

A certified therapeutic riding center for those with
physical, intellectual and emotional disabilities.
Serving western Pennsylvania.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Children & Youth
People with Disabilities
Animals, Children & Youth, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

168 Headland RoadButler, PA 16002

(40.81806,-79.83698)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Farming
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Child Development
  • Fundraising

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • Tuesdays 4pm-8pm Saturday 8am-1pm
  • All Volunteers must wear covered shoes, no sandals, flip flops or crocs are permitted (be prepared for a lot of walking), long pants and shirts that cover the shoulders and can be tucked in.

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