Providing Hope and Happiness with Horses

Hooves of Hope Equestrian Center, Inc is a non-profit organization that has been providing equine assisted activities to individuals with diverse needs from the serene location of Crest View Farms, LLC since 2006, with trained staff that have been providing therapeutic riding lessons in this community since 2000. Our program provides valuable and highly successful help to our riders with a wide range of ability levels, building physical strengths such as muscle development, balance and increased co-ordination skills at the same time as increasing self confidence and socialization. HHEC relies on the generosity, care and hard work of our volunteers. Our ability to provide services to individuals with special needs who benefit from our program is made possible through community and individual support with fundraisers and contributions.

Our Mission

The mission of Hooves of Hope Equestrian Center is to provide children and adults, with diverse needs, a solid foundation for developing life skills through equine assisted activities and therapies in a safe and caring environment.

Who is Hooves of Hope For?

Our facility provides lessons in both indoor and outdoor riding arenas with use of a fully equipped tack and grooming room as well as a climate controlled easily accessible viewing area and therapy room. We accept students from 3 years old and up, our program can benefit individuals with varying special needs such as:

  • Autism
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Down Syndrome
  • Developmental Delay
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Attention Deficit
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Learning or Language delays
  • Sensory Integration Dysfunction
  • Cerebral Vascular Accident

Benefits include:

  • Increased Range of Motion
  • Improved coordination
  • Improved fine motor skills
  • Flexibility and decreased spasticity
  • Increased muscle tone and strength
  • Improved posture and Balance
  • Increased self-esteem
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