Horsemanship aide


(42.91846,-89.293205)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3741 State Highway 138 WestStoughton, WI 53589

A Hippotherapy student receives support from volunteers and Marcus pony.

About

Share approximately 2 or more hours per week helping in either equine assisted activities (horseback riding lessons) or therapy for children, youth or adults with special needs or disabilities. Classes are typically held Monday and Friday during the day, Monday through Thursday evenings, as well as all day Saturday. Volunteer help is needed to groom & tack horses prior to lessons, lead horses or walk alongside riders who may require physical or verbal support during lessons, and untacking and grooming horses following lessons. Volunteer training is provided but not mandatory. Please see website for further information; www.3gaits.org

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • 2 or more hours per week over a 10-12 week session
  • Volunteer Training held Feb, May & Sep-not mandatory. No horse experience required. Walking required
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