ALFI is seeking veterans (and active-duty service members) for a unique volunteer opportunity. Triple H Equitherapy, an accredited equine therapy program in Bandera County, 30 minutes west of San Antonio, needs volunteers to serve as sidewalkers and horse handlers, working with Triple H staff and a group of disabled veteran clients. This therapy program is scheduled to start on May 15th and will continue for 8-10 weeks.
Location: Triple H Equitherapy, Pipe Creek, Texas
Training: 1 to 2 sessions of 3-4 hours each, to be completed prior to May 15th.
Sessions: 1 session per week, 3-4 hours.
About Triple H Equitherapy:
Our mission is to provide people with disabilities and wounded warriors nationally accredited equine assisted activities and therapy in a safe Texas Hill Country environment.
Since 1995, a growing number of people with disabilities have found healing with the help of specially trained therapy horses. Our professional staff, assisted by trained volunteers, serves clients primarily from Bandera, Bexar, Kendall, Medina and Kerr counties.
In 2011, we served 161 individual and group program participants 2,660 service hours with the help of 247 volunteers and 18 amazing horses, positioning Triple H as one of the top five therapeutic riding centers in Texas.
For more information, please contact Loida Molloy or Kathy Harbaugh at Triple H Equitherapy, (830) 510-9515.