Share your Love of children and horses. Assist Equestrian Therapy Riders


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Retama Equestrian Center17530 Old Evans RoadSelma, TX 78154

One leading the horse and one sidewalker.

About

Join us by commiting to assist riders during Equestrian Therapy sessions. Help build self-esteem and quality of life to the disabled population in and around Northeast San Antonio area.

Volunteers are needed Monday through Friday from 3-6pm or 6-9pm. We ask that you commit to one 3 hour shift per week for at least 3 months to ensure consistancy for our riders and horses. (Some of our volunteers have been with us for years!) Duties can include being a horse handler, side walker and doing barn chores. Attending New Volunteer Training is required before you begin volunteering.

Contact the Volunteer Coordinator at www.volcoor@sbcglobal.net for more info.

The Saddle Light Center is located in Selma, TX on Evans Road off IH35.

Skills

  • Physical Therapy
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • Attend weekly for at least 3 months
  • Not afraid of horses and can walk 60 min.

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