transitioning veterans


Ages 18+ with special needs

EQUI-KIDS is proud to continue serving our participants with special needs as they mature from children to adults, as well as other adults with special needs in need of our services. For our adult participants, we offer assistance through many of our programs, including therapeutic horseback riding, equine-assisted psychotherapy, hippotherapy and, for veterans, our EQUI-VETS program. Most importantly, we strive to help our adult participants overcome obstacles and maximize their potential.

Our services are available to adults with special needs including, Down syndrome, attention deficit disorder, autism, spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, amputation, mental and physical disabilities, attention deficit disorder and more.

For more information, visit our FAQ page. To apply to the program, click here.

Sponsor a Horse

Thank you for your generous contribution.

    (The sponsor name listed above will be used for the stall plaque and custom halter plate)

    (Please note that horse sponsorship requests will be honored in the order donations are received and are subject to change due to the retirement of a horse or other circumstances, which we will do our best to communicate to you in real time)

    CheckCredit Card (one-time payment of $5,000)Credit Card (monthly installments of $416.67)


    If you have opted to pay by check, please mail it to:

    EQUI-KIDS Horse Sponsorship Program
    Attention: Victoria Arboneaux

    2626 Heritage Park Drive

    Virginia Beach, VA 23456

    We will be in touch soon to confirm your payment method and other sponsorship details.