Tri-State Therapeutic Riding Center

 

Description

Tri-State Therapeutic Riding Center (TSTRC) provides equine-assisted therapies and recreation to individuals of all ages with physical, mental, and emotional disabilities. Conveniently located off Interstate 75 at the Tri-State Exhibition Center, we are the only PATH International Center in the Chattanooga area.

 

Serving over 200 riders annually, our mission is to provide the opportunity for all indivdiuals to participate and benefit from the equestrian sport.

 


Responsibilities

The Tri-State Therapeutic Riding Center needs volunteers to assist with our Reinbow Riders evening lessons! Prior experience is welcomed, but not required! Just show up ready to work and learn!

Reinbow Riders is an equine-assisted therapy program that works with the special needs population. We are looking for volunteers who are willing to assist with lessons. Our lessons cannot run withoutyour help! Responsibilities may include:

  • Assisting riders in grooming/tacking horses
  • Leading/walking alongside horses to assist riders
  • Assisting instructor throughout lessons with games, rider supervision, etc.
  • General barn maintenance
Classes are held Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:00pm - 7:00pm, and Saturdays from 9:00am - 1:00pm.

We have a covered arena, so classes are held rain or shine. We will be outdoors, so please dress weather accordingly. Closed-toed shoes are a must!

Volunteer trainings held every Tuesday from 5-7pm.





Age Group

16 – 22

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