Our Mission

Horses for Hope promotes therapeutic healing of mind, body, and soul by using horses as a dynamic, interactive tool for individuals of all ages, regardless of ability, including those who are experiencing physical, mental, or emotional challenges.

The Horses for Hope Vision

We strive to build hope, increase self-esteem, and enhance the joy and inspiration for life in all individuals who participate in our programs.

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Lessons are subject to cancellation 30 minutes before arrival time.

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"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." - Henry Ford

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"You can do anything as long as you have the passion, the drive, the focus and the support." - Sabrina Bryan

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Abbey Zinn

“Therapeutic Riding is great for special needs children because it encourages increased core strength which makes gross motor movements and overall coordination easier.  The movement pattern of the horse also encourages improved gait patterns because the movement of the pelvis on a horse mimics the typical movement of walking.” Abbey Zinn, OTR/L Occupational Therapist

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Carmalee Scarppitti

In 2010, seven years after a bad wreck with a drunk driver, Horses for Hope gave me the opportunity to take therapeutic riding (TR) lessons. At that time I could barely walk with 2 crutches. After a year of lessons (and no other PT) I could walk fairly well with only 1 crutch! This was […]

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Tony Roberts

I got involved with Horses for Hope in 2011.  I started coming around the barn because I had just started dating Gwen, the founder.  Honestly I am a skeptical person by nature and really didn’t understand how horses could help people. One afternoon a little boy around 4 years of age with Down Syndrome came […]

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