Group prepares for childrens therapeutic horseback riding
May 30, 2002
The Hi-Line Therapeutic Riding Association program is preparing for its sixth summer of therapeutic and recreational riding for disabled children.
There will be two four-week sessions. The children can attend either on Tuesdays or Thursdays.
The sessions will begin on June 4 and end Aug. 1. HILTRA is anticipating 20 children will participate in the program this summer.
A physical therapist and three volunteers participate in the riding experience for each child. The sessions will cost $25 a week per child.
The organization provides the service to children and families in the Hi-Line area. S...