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August Evening Volunteers Needed for Therapeutic Riding Program


  • WHERE
    Kitchener, ON
  • WHEN
    Short-term

DESCRIPTION

Do you love horses? Love children and being active? Pride Stables offers a unique volunteer opportunity!

Volunteers are needed to lead horses or side-walk for riders with special needs for our August evening classes. As a leader, you will need the ability to understand and carry out direct instructions. As a side-walker, you will need to comprehend instructions and be able to pass them on to the rider and will also need to physically assist/support the rider if needed. Both positions require physical endurance, good verbal skills and excellent comprehension. No horse experience is necessary; Hands-on orientation training is available. Volunteers must be at least 15 years old.

We ask our volunteers to commit to at least one class per week for the full 4 week August session. We are currently recruiting for the 6pm classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Volunteers must arrive 30 minutes early to groom and tack-up their horse, as well as to untack after the 45 min. class is done.

Please email us confirming you meet/exceed the age threshold to get started! volunteering@pridestables.com

Office: 519-653-4686

Visit our wesbite for more information: www.pridestables.com/volunteers

Who You'll be Assisting

Pride Stables / Central Ontario Developmental Riding Program

Therapeutic Riding For People With Disabilities


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