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Stockhands Horses for Healing Mission is:
•To offer effective and creative equine-assisted therapy to disabled veterans, adults and children with developmental and physical disabilities
•To provide a positive, non-judgmental environment for riders and their families
•To encourage the development of human-animal relationships
•To use our riding activities in support of the goals from other therapies and schools
Primary Focus and Constituents Served:
Equine facilitated therapy is the use of horsemanship skills and activities to meet the physical, developmental, social and emotional needs and goals of students with disabilities. It can be an alternative or additional therapy where the horse is part of a team to assist each individual student in reaching their goals. Stockhands Horses for Healing provides equine facilitated therapies to veterans, adults and children with developmental, mental, physical and emotional disabilities.