We would like to encourage a degree of commitment to ensure continuity and confidence amongst all involved. There are a number of areas requiring volunteers throughout the year:
With our therapeutic riding programmes, adults and children with disabilities, both physical and mental, receive the therapeutic benefits of being on the back of a horse.
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy & Counselling Programmes: With our ground based equine assisted therapy programmes (non-riding) mental health professionals and horse specialists trained in the EAGALA methodology (www.eagala.org) are required as facilitators. In order to participate as “facilitators” in this program we require that:
This is by no means a definitive list of opportunities available to volunteers and we invite you to offer whatever skills and resources you have that will add to and benefit the aims and objectives of our Shumbashaba Horses Helping People programs.