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About the Position
Position #: 19024
OrganizationPride Stables (Central Ontario Developmental Riding Program)
Position: Lead or Side-Walk Horses - Spring 2018 Program
Location: 584 Pioneer Tower Road, Kitchener
Impact Statement: Pride Stables is a non-profit organization offering therapeutic horseback riding for persons with disabilities since 1974. By volunteering you make these sessions possible.
Description: Love Horses? Love Children? Pride Stables offers a unique volunteer opportunity. Volunteers are needed to lead horses or side-walk with children with special needs. Volunteers must be at least 15 years of age.
Training Details: New volunteers are asked to attend one of our 2hr orientation training sessions.
To register, please call or email us with your name & phone number.
Spring 2018 orientation dates:
Wed. Feb. 28, 12-2pm or 68pm
Tues. Mar. 6, 12-2pm or 68pm
Thurs. Mar. 8, 12-2pm or 68pm
Sat. Mar. 10, 12-2pm
Mon. Mar. 12, 12-2pm or 68pm
Working Conditions: Outdoors (Weather permitting) or inside our non-temperature-controlled arena.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: We ask our volunteers to commit to at least one class per week. Our spring 2018 session begins in mid March and is 10 weeks in duration.
Age: 15+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: Not on a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support volunteers with special needs, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Animals/Pets, Caring Support, Children/Youth
Skill(s): Coaching, Supervision, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Motivate Others, Empathy, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.pridestables.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 519-653-4686
Address: 584 Pioneer Tower Road Kitchener, N2P 2H9


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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