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Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding, Inc.

Cause Area

  • Animals
  • Children & Youth
  • Health & Medicine
  • People with Disabilities
  • Sports & Recreation


Post Office Box 46322500 West Harris RoadBarnesville, MD 20838 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

The mission of CHTR is to enhance opportunities for independence for individuals with physical, mental, emotional and developmental disabilities through equine facilitated therapy.


Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding, Inc., (CHTR), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 1996 offering individualized equine-facilitated therapy. Our goal is to implement the latest ideas and developments in therapeutic riding by providing a positive atmosphere for those with disabilities to ensure individual's capabilities are developed to their fullest. This program utilizes the recognized value of equine facilitated therapy to augment traditional therapies.


Would you recommend Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding, Inc.?
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by Sarah B. from Wheaton, MD (September 1, 2009)
Hi, I am 15 years old and I have been riding there since I was like 6 or 7. I love it there; everyone is so nice, and the horses are amazing! PS: Hey Lesley! :)

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