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New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding

600 B Bill Ferguson Road

Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101

 

Phone: 270-777-3600 

Email: newbeginningstrc@gmail.com

Website: www.nbtr-bg.org

Service Area: Bowling Green-Warren County and surrounding areas

Hours: M-F Office hours vary; classes offered Mon., Tues., Wed. and Thurs.

Cost: $30 per class

Service Description: New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding provides a recreational activity that has therapeutic benefits for individuals with disabilities using the horse. Duties involve: leading, grooming, feeding and general care of horses, working in the office, Photography, Side-walking a rider, Cleaning tack, Farm management, Fundraising and special events helpers. No horse experience is required in many areas. Orientation for volunteers is a requirement.

New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding, Inc., is...

a non-profit 501-C3 organization, dedicated to serving individuals with disabilities, enhancing their lives using the power of horses, accredited with North American Riding for the Handicapped Association (NARHA) 

Our goal is to...

• Strengthen the minds, bodies, and souls of individuals

• Encourage self-esteem, confidence and coordination

• Freedom to interact without the use of other aides

• See positive changes in riders - spiritually and physically

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 Last Modified 7/22/13