Through our year round therapeutic riding and horsemanship programs, High Hopes offers opportunities for skill building and achievement to individuals of all ages who face a multitude of challenges each day. The High Hopes experience combines the healing power of the human animal bond with targeted and attainable goals reached through individualized equine assisted activities. High Hopes is an accredited premier North American Riding for the Handicapped Association (NARHA) center and we serve the profession nationally and internationally through our NARHA Approved instructor training program.
High Hopes meets the needs of its participants by providing a variety of Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies including:
• Mounted Horsemanship programs
• Carriage Driving
• Unmounted Equine Learning and an inclusive Summer Youth Program.
High Hopes has over 24 carefully selected and maintained therapy horses who partner with staff and volunteers in providing the various equine assisted activities. Be it riding, driving or standing quietly while being groomed, it is the quiet grace of these majestic animals that inspire staff, volunteers and participants each day. Through their patience and kindness, the horse is the key to our success.