Programs

Our CanTRA and PATH Int. certified instructors use adaptive teaching techniques and or equipment to help individuals with challenges learn the skills of equestrian and horsemanship.

Among our program offerings we also provide Physiotherapy, with hippotherapy being our method of treatment.

Click on our programs below for full descriptions.

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Special Olympics Equestrian

Be a part of our Hope Haven Pegasus team! All skill levels of riders and horsemanship participants have a chance to train, compete and have fun together!
Scarlett

Adaptive Riding

Individuals with challenges learn the skill of riding with the use of adaptive teaching techniques and equipment.
horsemanship leading

Adaptive Horsemanship

This unmounted program teaches how to care for, communicate with and exercise the horse from the ground or wheelchair.
SUFS

Saddle Up for Success - Schools

A research-based program for elementary and high school students with emotional, cognitive and/or physical challenges.
Team Charlie & Princess

Physiotherapy/Hippotherapy

A mounted treatment session with a physiotherapist who uses the horse’s unique movement to affect the client’s functional goals.
Horsemanship

Saddle Up For MARCH BREAK CAMP

A full week half-day camp designed to progress the camper’s riding and horsemanship skills quickly.
Summer camp

Saddle Up for SUMMER CAMP

A week-long, full-day program where children ages 6-13 will be able to progress their riding skills and knowledge of horse care quickly.

Contact

545747 Sideroad 4A, RR #2
Markdale, ON N0C 1H0

(t) 519-986-1247

Directions

Located on Sideroad 4a between
7th Line and 9th Line.

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Benoit Dube, Executive Director
execdir@hopehavencentre.org

Barb Sheperd, Development Officer
partnerships@hopehavencentre.org

Robyn Allen PT, Program Manager
program@hopehavencentre.org

Emma Houser, Volunteer Coordinator
volunteer@hopehavencentre.org

Ann-Ida Beck, CanTRA Senior Instructor (CTRSI)
abeck@hopehavencentre.org

Gillian MacNeill, Horse Trainer
gmacneill@hopehavencentre.org