536 Raymond Hill Rd., Uncasville, CT 06382
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Healing with Horses offers over 60 years of horse experience
in general riding lessons, training, english and western in the style of dressage. Safety is our priority while
bringing the world of Horsemanhip to you! We facilitate programs designed to help people seeking emotional, cognitive
and spiritual healing which include recovery of many kinds. Horse commnication is considered a uniquely beneficial
form of therapy for people with disabilities all over the world. These social animals are remarkably intuitive and can sense
surface uncertainty as well as deep seated emotional distress. In affect , they hold up a mirror in which clients can view
themselves. Our staff members translate and guide clients in applying short and long term changes to find balanced and more
fulfilling lives. A horse's gait, similar to the human walk, helps strengthen spine and pelvic muscles, posture
and coordination, and increases joint mobility.
with the physical therapeutic benefits, horseback riding gives the riders a feeling of control, a sense of accomplishment
and increased self-esteem. Therapeutic Riding, is the use of horse and equine-oriented activities to achieve a variety
of therapeutic goals, including cognitive, physical, emotional, social, educational and behavioral goals. Equine Assisted
Therapy for the challenged is recognized as one of the more progressive forms of therapy.
Riding is the use of a horse and equine-oriented activities to achieve a variety of therapeutic goals, including
cognitive, physical, emotional, social, educational and behavioral goals. Clients learn
balance, coordination and self-esteem while strengthing their core muscles. As a result
of therapeutic sessions, poise, posture, strength, flexibility and over all improved
quality of life. The ability to control a horse as well as one's
own body inspires self-confidence, responsibility and teamwork. Best of all, it is a thoroughly
enjoyable experience, which creates a special relationship between rider and horse and promotes
personal challenge. Participants learn balance, coordination and self-esteem while strengthing
their core muscles. As a result of lessons, poise, posture, strength and flexibility improve. Evidence shows the
most insightful therapists eat hay. For decades Equine Assisted Activities and Therapy have helped troubled, lost and traumatized
children, teens and adults find a sence of well being, personal balance and happiness.
Healing With Horses is a 501(c)3 non-profit horse farm offering Equine Assisted Therapy and Activities to children and adults with emotional and
cognitive challenges. At HealingWith Horses we take pride in our safe and therapeutic
interactions between horse and human which promotes self empowerment.
People from all walks of life
are welcome to come and grow with our animals through various programs specificfally designed for your needs. Healing
With Horses is a fun, professional, safe facility for people to learn about horses in a
variety of ways. We welcome you to do so! Both mounted and unmounted therapeutic programs are available as well as programs for anyone that
would like to learn more about horses or take riding lessons. All of our incoming clients are
scheduled for an Intake Appointment so that we can become acquainted before we schedule
the start of any program.
As a federal 501(c)3 non profit Corporation,
we rely on the generosity of our donors and sponsors who value the therapeutic benefits we provide to our clients. The
average cost to provide one lesson is between $90.00 and $180.00 depending upon the time and complexity of the lesson, and
how many staff members are required. Roughly 15% of those fees are covered by private clients or insurance, and 85% of fees
are covered by fundraising, scholarships, grants, and donations. Please consider becoming one of our valued benefactors and
donate so we can continue to provide this incredible therapy here at Healing with Horses! Oftentimes, those who need it most
are least able to afford it. Your contribution can be applied as a tax deductible
gift under Section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the IRS Code.
Your donation makes you part of an elite group that is using horses to address and remediate emotionally and psychologically
challenged individuals in our community. Thanks to you, Healing with Horses is closer to our goal of $525,000 to sustain operations
and raise capital for the on-going clinical programs, staffing and facility needs of Healing With Horses, Inc. We need
YOU! Every little bit donated to us. Become a part of Healing With Horses, Inc. TODAY. Call to see how you can help!