Why Ride With HALTER?
HALTER is an affordable Therapeutic Horseback Riding program which has served handicapped residents of Spartanburg (and surrounding counties) and students at the South Carolina School for the Deaf and Blind since 1987. Therapeutic Horseback Riding is now a growing therapeutic field in the United States, Canada and Europe. Recognized by the American Physical Therapy Organization and the American Occupational Therapy Organization, Therapeutic Horseback Riding has received national attention… [Read More...]
Who Can Participate?
Any handicapped person is welcome to participate in HALTER's Therapeutic Riding Program provided they have their physician's consent. HALTER has physician's form(s) that must be completed and signed by the doctor prior to engaging in the HALTER program each year. Additionally, the riders, their parent(s), or guardian(s) must sign liability release forms and photo release forms. HALTER reserves the right to refuse riding privileges if there are concerns about the rider's physical ability to participate in the program … [Read More…]