Pegasus Riding Association Nurturing Challenged Equestrians (PRANCE)

Description
Description (Service) Offers therapeutic horseback riding that promotes the rehabilitation and treatment of individuals with physical, developmental and emotional challenges * Instructors have obtained specialized training through The Canadian Therapeutic Riding Association (CanTRA) * PRANCE is a member of CanTRA, Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship (PATH ) and Ontario Equestrian Federation (OEF) 
 
Programs include:  
 
* Spring and Fall 10 week sessions of Therapeutic Riding and Cart Driving * Those with intellectual, physical and/or emotional challenges will benefit from bonding with the horses, the socialization with other riders and volunteers and enjoying the physicality of riding, strengthening their core muscles 
 
* Equine Facilitated Wellness (EFW) a one-on one counselling program which assists those with mental and emotional health issues * available upon request 
 
* March break and summer riding camps for therapeutic and able-bodied riders * Theme weeks provide campers with skills of grooming, tacking up, horse health and safety and riding skills * Over an hour each camp session is riding, the other part is theory * Spaces will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis 
 
* Weekly Skills Development Program for all able-bodied beginners and those that have graduated from the therapeutic riding program 
 
Volunteers needed to assist riders in various capacities
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-9 pm 
 
Theraputic Riding Sessions: Mon-Fri  
March Break: Mon-Fri 12:30 pm-4:30 pm 
Summer Camp: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12:30 pm 
Weekly Skills Development: Sun 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Contact for more details
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) and up
Application Call for an application form to be sent electronically * New riders, call for registration
Languages English
Fees Service - Set fees - See website or call for details ; Financial assistance may be available
Address and Location
Site Location Miramich Farms
Located In Community Saugeen Shores
Address & Map
5543 Hwy 21
Saugeen Shores, ON N0H 2C0
 
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Intersection Hwy 21 and Conc 10
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-832-2522
After Hours Phone Barn: 519-832-6979
Fax 519-832-2584
E-Mail prance@bmts.com
Website www.prance.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/PRANCE-Pegasus-Riding-Association-Nuturing-Challenged-Equestrians/320563094647060
Primary Contact Ann Marie Johnston, Executive Director / Volunteer Coordinator
Alternate Contact Louise Martin, Chair, Board of Directors, PRANCE; Phone: (Residence) 519-797-5523 * Barn (Business) 519-797-5372; Email: louisemartin@bmts.com
Mailing Address PO Box 2037 
Port Elgin, ON N0H 2C0