Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center is offering a Horse Camp for the special needs community June 26-30 and July 10-14 (teen camp).
The camp will be a week-long horse day camp for girls and boys with special needs ages seven and older.
The camp will begin each day at 9 a.m. and end at 12 p.m.
Camp includes a week of hands-on learning about horse care and grooming from a professional instructor, fun and games on horseback, games and more.
There will be a horse show at the end of the week to show off and win prizes.
The donation fee of $275 includes a “Twin Pines” t-shirt.
For more individualized attention, the camp will consist of class sizes of six students.
The following are the requirements for the Special Needs camp: Must be within our standard weight limit of 175 lbs and ambulatory; some core strength to balance on a horse with assistance; no animal abuse issues; must be able to take care of own personal care in bathroom or have a caretaker for these duties; must be able to accept wearing a riding helmet; must wear long pants (jeans preferably) for riding activities.
If your child does not meet these requirements, ask about an alternative activity.
For more information on the camp, contact Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center at (912) 728-3728 (office) or (912) 655-1480 (cell).
You can also get more information by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or sign up online at www.faithetc.org and click on Horse Camps.