Equines For Freedom to hold a Veterans Caregivers Program


CLARKS SUMMIT — Equines For Freedom will hold a Veterans Caregivers Program on May 5, 12, 19, June 2 and 9 at Equines for Freedom Gary Johnson Arena 2150 Port Royal Road.

The free equine-assisted workshop consists of five, one-and-a-half-hour sessions

Horses are used in the workshop, but are not ridden. No prior horse experience is needed.

Participants will work with a mental health professional, an equine specialist, and two to three horses.

The program will address the concerns facing the caregivers of veterans. Focus will be on trust building, pathway of needs, coping skills, communication building, self care and boundaries.

Pre-registration is required by April 21. Call 570-665-2483 or email eff@equinesforfreedom.org, for information and to register.