AUTHOR: Ryan Miller
NEWS SOURCE: coastalvirginiamag.com
LOCATION: Virginia Beach, VA
EQUI-KIDS Empowers and Inspires Individuals with Disabilities Through Equine-Assisted Programs
EQUI-KIDS, a therapeutic riding program serving the special needs community, is happy to announce that their therapy horse Levi was named Region 3 Equine of the Year by The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH, Intl.). Region 3 includes Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.
Equine therapy, also known as horse therapy, treats people with all kinds of mental and physical problems. It’s been used in the United States for more than 50 years and goes back much further in Europe.