Families on the Spectrum is sponsoring an event for all special needs families, Meet Our Special Heroes. Here is their description of this event - Announcing our HUGE safety event…MEET OUR SPECIAL HEROES!!! We are partnering with the McCracken County Sheriff’s Dept....Read More
H.O.R.S.E.S., Inc. is a proud sponsor of the July 4, 2014 Autism Awareness Walk. As such we are asking all artists and budding artists to enter a Contest to Design the Artwork for our T-shirts. Our team is Team Firecracker! Deadline for submitting your design is April 30,...Read More
H.O.R.S.E.S., Inc. (Helping Others Reach Success using Equine Services), is a PATH, Intl. Equine Assisted Therapy Center. We are a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization that is run on grants, donations and with the assistance of volunteers. We have several programs to offer the community: Our therapeutic horseback riding classes are designed for individuals with physical, mental or emotional challenges. We also have a program specifically for veterans, a social skills enrichment class for schools, a Reading/Literacy and anti bullying program involving our miniature horses and a day camp.
Our instructors are certified by PATH, Intl. through a stringent training course and continuing education. Classes are designed for the needs of each individual for maximum progress.
Our mission at H.O.R.S.E.S., Inc. is to provide safe, affordable therapeutic riding and equine activities to children and adults in Calloway and surrounding counties through a well staffed organization working with local medical, educational, public and social service agencies and professionals to develop social, emotional, physical and educational skills.
Read about our program’s benefits.
We are located at Carson Park in Paducah (The Fairgrounds)
The front entrance is on Joe Clifton Drive and the back entrance is on 30th Street. We are located at Barn 1.
Carson Park was donated by Luther Carson in 1936 for a park that would allow horse shows, county fairs and horse training. It includes 5 barns, a covered grandstand that seats 3,300 people, a large outdoor arena, and of course…H.O.R.S.E.S., Inc.