Our mission is to provide a safe, high quality riding program for persons with disabilities. The program fosters personal growth and improvement through the use of horses as a medium for development and therapy, with the assistance of volunteers.
About Central Ontario Developmental Riding Program / Pride Stables
Central Ontario Developmental Riding Program / Pride Stables has been providing therapeutic riding lessons to children and adults with a broad range of disabilities for 41 years. Therapeutic riding is beneficial to those with physical, cognitive, social and emotional disabilities. With over 350 volunteers helping us we are able to offer three 8 or 10 week riding sessions from September to June and a fully integrated summer day camp. For more information please visit our website www.pridestables.com or call 519-653-4686
What People Are Saying
"Peter has cerebral palsy & often sits better on the horse than in a wheelchair! The heat & movement of the horse stretches his inner thighs in a way that can’t be duplicated with passive physical therapy. A weekly hour on a horse seems equal to a daily stretching that would be boring & painful. "
— Rider Peter & his mom, Peggy, Read More