Sunrise Therapeutic Riding & Learning Centre


Business Number: 119206027RR0001

Our Mission

“To develop the full potential of children and adults with special needs, and lead them closer to independence through therapy, recreation, horse riding, life skills, farm related activities and education programs.”

About Sunrise Therapeutic Riding & Learning Centre

Sunrise Therapeutic Riding & Learning Centre is located on a beautiful 102-acre farm in Puslinch Township Ontario (close to both Guelph and Cambridge). Sunrise is a registered charity and has been serving children and adults with special needs since 1982. Sunrise has developed a reputation for excellence in the fields of therapeutic riding, instructor training and childrens recreational programs - providing fun, friendship & freedom!

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What People Are Saying

"• “Sunrise is the best thing that has happened in my life….My one source of strength that keeps me going is my weekly lesson at Sunrise. At Sunrise, no one cares if I have a disability, I can just relax and be myself and being myself feels good.”"

— Sunrise Rider

"• “The highlight of Madelaine’s week is her visit to Sunrise . Riding's strengthened her trunk control, which has increased her breathing capacity, resulting in improved speech. All her muscles have been strengthened by riding. She loves the staff & volunteers who make it fun.”"

— Madelaine's Mom

"“Riding horses at Sunrise is the only activity Kelsey has participated in on a happy, regular basis in her life. Her love of horses & her understanding & interest in their care is an anchor in her life.”"

— Mom - Karen

"Sunrise is not only my source of therapy, it is my stepping stone into the world."

— Vanessa

"The staff are outstanding & the whole feel of the place is highly professional, positive & caring! "

— Camper Mom - Marianne

"Volunteering at Sunrise is the highlight of my week. I love helping the kids, getting to know them, & rejoicing with them as they improve each week. Sunrise is a fun, comforting, & welcoming place where I’ve learned so much."

— Volunteer - Rebekah

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