Programs at Equest

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Riding Lessons

Our therapeutic riding instructors teach equestrian skills to participants with special physical, cognitive, sensory, learning, social, or emotional needs.

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Counseling

Mental health issues are addressed with a team of professionals and the horse. All therapies are conducted by licensed professionals.

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Outreach

Our team of specially trained miniature therapy horses deliver the message of therapeutic horsemanship to people at locations that cannot accommodate a full-sized therapy horse, even indoors.

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Hippotherapy

Equest's therapy services provide physical, occupational, and speech therapy using the movement of the horse to accomplish therapy treatment goals.

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Literacy Program

Equest Mini Ambassadors help encourage 1st and 2nd grade students to read while targeting literacy skills such as rhyming and increasing vocabulary.

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Volunteer Lessons

We are proud to offer our volunteers the opportunity to partake in riding lessons each semester.

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Veterans Program

Equest's Hooves for Heroes empowers veterans and military families to take charge of their civilian transitions.
 

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Competition Team

Our clients are fierce competitors, and regularly attend horse show competitions such as Chisholm Challenge and Special O.