Programs & Services

Hearts & Horses provides a variety of therapeutic and educational programs utilizing our incredible herd of four-legged therapists. Click on the links below to learn more about each of our programs.

Wonder how to get started and enrolled at Hearts & Horses? Please contact our office at 970-663-4200 to start the enrollment process.

Currently there is a wait list for joining various programs at Hearts & Horses. Once you have filled out the General Interest Form, completed a meet and great with an instructor, and filled out paperwork, you will be added to the wait list and notified if a spot becomes available. Thank you for your understanding. 

Therapeutic Riding   Using the power of the horse to help people with physical, cognitive, social and emotional needs to meet their goals by learning to ride.

Therapy Services  Physical and Occupational Therapists utilizing equine movement as a treatment modality to address impairments, functional limitations and disabilities in patients with neuromotor and sensory dysfunction. This treatment strategy is used as part of an integrated treatment program to achieve functional goals.

Changing Leads   Using Equine Facilitated Learning to encourage at-risk youth to personally explore emotions and behaviors while situated in a secure environment of learning and self discovery. 

Hearts and Horses for Heroes  Equine facilitated learning for our wounded service personnel and veterans.

Riding in the Moment   This program helps facilitate adults and seniors facing the challenges of aging, memory loss, and age or injury related cognitive impairments in finding joy in equine related activities.  For some, it is a chance to experience past memories and for others, it is a new adventure.

Interactive Vaulting   Using a vaulting barrel and a horse, Interactive Vaulting can increase body and spatial awareness, motor planning, balance, coordination, teamwork and communication skills.

Blue Mountain Riding Academy   Riding lessons for Hearts & Horses volunteers and other members of our community conducted by PATH Intl. instructors. 

Summer Camps & Camp Counselor/Teen Leadership Program    Summer camp provides the opportunity to expand horse knowledge and ride horses all week.

Lecture Series  Hearts & Horses hosts monthly lectures on a variety of topics related to our programs, our horses, and the populations that we serve. All lectures are free, open to the public, and take place at Hearts & Horses.

Hearts & Horses Internships  Hearts & Horses provides an excellent growth and learning opportunity for students and interns from many areas of interest. Check out our Internship page and Application for more information.

PATH Intl. Workshops & Certifications 
As a PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Center, Hearts & Horses looks forward to opening up our facility to host these outstanding educational workshops and certification experiences.