Fredericton Therapeutic Riding Association

Contact Information
Office Phone 506-455-3872
After Hours Phone 506-455-3872
Fax 506-452-3525
Website www.ftra.ca/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/Fredericton-Therapeutic-Riding-Association-1622549461342865/posts/?ref=page_internal
Volunteer Coordinator Sophie Jensen, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 506-259-7529; Email: sophiecnjensen@gmail.com
Description & Services
Description of service(s) The Fredericton Therapeutic Riding Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing therapeutic horseback riding to individuals with a physical and/or cognitive disability such as Cerebral Palsy, Developmental Delay, ADHD, Down Syndrome, and Spina Bifida. Our program provides opportunities for individuals to learn to ride while at the same time working on physical, cognitive and psychosocial goals. Volunteers are also required for our program.
Areas Served Sunbury County ; York County
Eligibility Ages: 99 year(s) and under 
 
- Must have a disability – either physical or cognitive 
- Must be able to stay on a horse for an entire lesson 
- Family and/or friends must be able to stay for entire lesson 
- Must have permission from a physician 
- Must have specific goals that will improve physical, cognitive and/ or psychosocial impairments 
- Must display appropriate behaviour – not placing self or others at risk 
- Must be able to tolerate a riding helmet for entire session
Application See our website for more information and forms.
Languages English
Location information
Located In Community Fredericton
Address & Map
Silverwood Arabians
2575 Woodstock Rd
Fredericton, NB
 
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Accessibility Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Elections Board Positions are on a two year basis.
Meetings Annual General Meeting are usually held in January. Board meetings are held approximately every 3 months.
Subjects
Service Categories Equestrian Therapy

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