To honor their service, veterans & activity duty military ride for free!
Program Highlights: The Horses Helping Heroes Veterans Program has been developed to empower our service men and women who have served in any military branch during any wartime crisis. When given the opportunity to bond and partner with the horse, the veteran will have improved self-confidence, self-esteem, and a sense of well-being. This will lead to a better ability to share and communicate with their loved ones and participate in their community. When given the opportunity to bond and partner with the horse, the veteran will have improved self-image, motivation, self-confidence, and self-discipline.
Taught by certified PATH Intl. therapeutic riding instructors, trained in Trauma Informed Care.
May include horseback riding, horsemanship and ground lessons. (riders are encouraged to help get their horse to facilitate a strong bond with both their horse)
Safety is a priority.
Helping the veteran who suffers from PTS or depression to get out of their safe environment and back into their community will facilitate a quicker recovery or adaptation to their Post-Traumatic Stress and/or related conditions.
improved self-image and self worth
build strong self-discipline
develop communication skills
To join this program, fill out the application and call 512-964-0360 to schedule a tour.