The Carriage Barn is located in Kingston, NH and has specially trained instructors, certified by the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, International (PATH, formerly NARHA), provide therapeutic riding and carriage driving. The Carriage Barn programs use a team approach to help each participant maximize the benefits of the equine relationship. Participant, horse, instructor / therapist, and volunteers are part of this team.
The UNH Therapeutic Riding Program adapts equine activities to allow for participation of riders over the age of 5 with cognitive, physical and emotional challenges. Activities take place in a normal equine environment, augmented with therapeutic games and activities. Adaptations are diagnosis-specific and focus on maximizing the abilities of each individual, rather than concentrating on disabilities.
Located in Springfield, VT., Dream on Curls is a therapeutic riding center that provides equine assisted activities to address physical, emotional, social, and cognitive challenges of special needs children and young adults. Staff and horses work together in case-specific lessons offering the opportunity to experience achievement, joy,and community.
Located in the Mount Washington Valley area.
Located in Chichester, NH, Field of Dreams promotes therapeutic riding to assist riders to gain improved motor skills, balance, coordination, social, behavioral and emotional well being. Desired outcomes include increasing range of motion, improving posture, balance and strength. Additionally, cognitive, emotional and social outcomes are measured over the time of the lessons.
Located in Temple, NH, Horse Power offers therapeutic riding to individuals facing physical, cognitive, emotional, behavioral and learning challenges.
Located in Hopkinton, NH this therapeutic riding with certified instructors and therapists provide safe and effective treatment for people living with disabilities. They take children as young as 2 straight through adulthood.