Our Mission: To improve the quality of life for individuals through the use of Equine Assisted Learning (EAL), Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP), Equine Assisted Activities and Recreational Activities.
NEWS Beauty and Magnolia Meet New Friends! Horsing Around at Elmcroft March 2, 2020 – Our Heroes’ Beauty and Magnolia enjoyed their visit with senior residents at the Elmcroft of Southport Community! Beauty and Magnolia are the smaller of the Our Heroes Equine Team. They very much enjoyed the outing, meeting new friends in the Elmcroft Community and just soaking up the sunshine! “We are honored,” says Founder and CEO Ruth Jenkins, “to share in this equine assisted activity enriching the lives of Elmcroft community residents. Bringing joy to the young and the young at heart is definitely what our horses and ponies love to do.” Beauty and Magnolia are hoping to return to the Elmcroft of Southport Community in the near future.
ANNOUNCEMENTS COVID-19 CORONA VIRUS RESULTS IN TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF SERVICES AND DONATIONS OUR THERAPY HORSES NEED YOUR HELP!
The Coronavirus Pandemic has caused us to lose all income from services and donations. Our goal is to raise $7,500 to pay for feed, hay, vet supplies/expenses, and farrier costs for 3 months.
Donations (One-time or Sustaining) can be made: 1. by clicking on the “Donate” button above; 2. through PayPal, firstname.lastname@example.org; or 3. by check mailed to 1757 Clemmons Rd SE, Bolivia, NC 28422
Our Equine Heroes are the cornerstone of our service to an ever-growing community of at-risk/disadvantaged children, adult and youth trauma survivors (e.g. domestic violence, human trafficking, rape survivors), children and adults with special needs, veterans, first responders, and their families. Our Equine Heroes Therapy Team is made up of 9 therapy horses, themselves a divergent group of abuse/neglect survivors and aged horses. They all require various medications, supplements, and health maintenance supplies in order for them to thrive and to continue to serve our Human Heroes. OUR EQUINE HEROES Cowboy (click here to learn more about Cowboy) Zumba Charley Alice Rascal Sadie (Senior Citizen) Cody (Senior Citizen) Beauty Magnolia
Located at: Contact Us: (910) 253-7722 Hours of Operation:
Horseplay Farms Monday - Saturday 1757 Clemmons Road SE 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Bolivia, NC 28422 or by appointment
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