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.

Special Notifications

No Notifications at this time.

Lessons are subject to cancellation 30 minutes before arrival time.

When in doubt contact your instructor or lesson coordinator.

Expansion

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

Let's Grow Together

Volunteer

"There are no strangers here; only friend you haven't met yet." - William Butler Yeats

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Jackie McCaffery

“Being around the horses has given me a sense of peace in my life… With horses, I’m free from all my stress and drama at school.” Jackie McCaffery Able-Bodied Student

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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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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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Upcoming Events

  1. Horse Camp Volunteer Sign-up

    March 18 - November 15
  2. Horses for Hope Trail Ride and Obstacle Challenge

    April 26 @ 2:00 pm - April 28 @ 5:00 pm

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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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