Learn riding in a safe and fun environment. Lessons for children and adults are led by certified instructors and run from 30 – 60 minutes depending on the needs of the rider. Lessons are offered weekly throughout the year.
In collaboration with Untamed Spirit of Pungo Virginia, Hero Kids Foundation is able to provide nature based equine facilitated psychotherapy. Untamed Spirit founder Barb Ford, M.A, NCC, CTRI, provides programs in wellness, women’s issues, solution focused therapy, and family counseling.
This nature based program allows Hero Kids Foundation to provide a unique opportunity for the children, and family, to deal with the daily stress of having a parent(s) in uniform serving their community and country.
Our Scholarship provided access to: one on one (1 child to 1 horse) therapy, children’s group and equine therapy and opportunity for family counseling in a nature based setting. Scholarships are $600.00 and the number of sessions a family receives is dependent on combination of therapeutic modalities. Average number of sessions is 10.