Miles of Smiles Therapeutic Horsemanship Volunteers NeededView more opportunities from this organization
901 W Maple P.O. Box 426 | Garden City, KS 67846 | Finney County
People with Disabilities
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|Role(s):||Maintanence, Lesson Volunteers, Committees/Fundraisers|
|Requirements:||Must be at least 14 years of age or have a parent available to be with child if he or she wants to be a lesson volunteer and has to go thru volunteer training prior to assisting with lessons|
|Description:||We are a Therapeutic horsemanship program. We are a non-profit organization. We use horses to help children and adults with health issues, be it physical or mental, to feel better. Therapeutic horsemanship helps build confidence, security,self esteem and muscle strengthening. We try to provide three volunteers per client based on their needs.
We are always needing maintance work done around the stables such as painting and fixing up things.
We need volunteers willing to put in time when it comes to raising money or getting ready for a fundraisers.
IT IS THE MISSION OF MILES OF SMILES TO PROVIDE THERAPEUTIC HORSE ASSISTED ACTIVITIES TO INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO ENHANCE THEIR HEALTH, INDEPENDENCE, AND QUALITY OF LIFE.