Social & Recreational Opportunities

Description: Disability-related social clubs and sports. Social: Organizations that provide an opportunity for individuals with disabilities to meet and socialize with others through dances, parties, picnics, barbecues, events for children and other companionable activities. Sports: Programs that provide opportunities for people of all ages with functional or cognitive disabilities to learn, become competitive in and enjoy a wide variety of recreational activities and sports, many of which are played in wheelchairs or have otherwise been modified to accommodate the athletes' disabilities. (AIRS Disability Related Social Clubs (PS-8000.1800) Disability Related Sports (PL-7000.3150)

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Wakefield, RI

1081 Curtis Corner Road
Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-265-1341
Address: 1081 Curtis Corner Road
Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-265-1341
Email: horsesbringhopepresident@gmail.com
Services Provided: Therapeutic Riding
Traditional Riding
Summer camp
Volunteer opportunities including working students
Provider Profiles: Horses Bring Hope is a 501c3 non-profit organization located in beautiful Wakefield, Rhode Island. We specialize in therapeutic and traditional riding. Currently, our program is made up of 17 unique horses, each possessing their own personalities, abilities, and strengths so that every rider is matched with a compatible equine partner. We are a volunteer based organization with a consistently growing number of dedicated volunteers that make our program possible. We offer services in therapeutic riding, traditional riding, and summer camp.
Through the powerful healing connection between horses and humans, HBH aims to educate and enrich the lives and spirits of individuals of all abilities. Utilizing an inclusive model, HBH strives to improve and rehabilitate the emotional and physical well-being of both humans and equines in a safe, caring and professional environment.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 10/11/2017