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Upcoming Events

Spring Sessions (Two 1 hour sessions; 6 participants each):
Coming Spring 2019, Spencer Fairgrounds


Fall Sessions (One 1 hour session; 8 participants)​




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Forms can also be obtained by contacting us or picked up at Spencer Hospital Rehab Services.

* ​Between 6 - 18 years of age at the time of riding sessions.

* Have a medical diagnosis of physical, mental, behavioral, or emotional impairment.

* Be able to attend all scheduled session dates.

* Have a parent or guardian apply by deadline.
​You will need to obtain a current physician's referral.
If the rider has Down's Syndrome, the referring physician will need to rule out Atlanto-Axial Dislocation Condition via a diagnostic x-ray.

Parent or Guardian must attend the riding sessions with the rider and be available should rider need to dismount. 

**If the rider is unable to attend a night, the parent or guardian MUST notify Stephanie Mesner as soon as possible.**
Students are accepted into our program through our application process.

Visitors are welcome to come watch; volunteers are always needed!

Each session requires 3 volunteers per participant with additional volunteers for administrative duties. 
Participant Information: Rider
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**Due to the number of applicants, a letter will be mailed to you a couple of weeks prior to the first session regarding whether or not your requested rider will be accepted into the program.**
If Selected For Our Program:
Participant Must Be:
Rider Application Form