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Position description: 

 

Pony Pals Therapeutic Riding Association is seeking fun loving dedicated volunteers like you over the age of 13 years old.

NO OBLIGATION - Come and see if this is right for you! Contact us to come out and join in the fun!

We run a fun program 6 days per week, and if we can get more volunteer help we can expand!

All it takes is 2 hours per week to make a huge change in the lives of those we serve.
*We will provide you with training, and then request a criminal records check as we work with vulnerable sector in our program.
*If you enjoy the outdoors, hanging out with super cool fun people, horses and animals then this is the chance for you!
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What you can do to help:
Meet and greet the kids and clients
Fundraisers- and we mean FUN!
Grooming and leading the horses
Assisting riders in the lessons
Admin support
Farm maintenance
Share your unique skills with our amazing riders!!!!

Who are we???
The Pony Pals Therapeutic Riding Association specializes in riders with:
Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Developmental Delays
Learning Disabilities
Emotional/Psychological Problems
Visual/Auditory Impairments
Down Syndrome /Chromosomal Disorders
Cerebral Palsy
Muscular Dystrophy/ Multiple Sclerosis
Head injury/ CVA
ADD/ADHD/ RAD Behavioral issues
Amputations
Youth at Risk
Hemipalegia /Paraplegia and more

Pony Pals has been serving the needs of riders in the communities of Delta, Surrey & surrounding areas since 1998.We are known for our friendly family atmosphere, superb coaching, a great safety record and user-friendly show quality horses. Equine therapies and riding can lead to positive long term life changes.

All of our volunteers receive a full orientation on the safety and responsibility protocols of helping at PPTRA.

Deliverables/Duties: 

Working in a team environment

Working outdoors, around large animals

physical activity

 

Qualifications: 

None- anyone aged 13 and up is welcome to apply!!!

2 hour shift a week, can flex on the days & times!

All you need is a  willingness to learn & have fun! WE will provide you with full training!

Role is suitable for: 
13 - 18
Student
Adult
Senior
All Ages
People with physical disabilities
People with intellectual disabilities
Additional Information: 

call us at 604-590-0097 or email info@ponypals.org for more info!!!

How to apply: 
http://ponypals.org/assets/pptravolunteerapplication.pdf
Contact person: 
Vivian
Contact phone: 
604-590-0097
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Disability Services
Environment & Animals
Family & Children
Mission:
To provide accessible therapeutic riding and horsemanship/ equine activities in a safe environment where Riders are UNlimited!
Position type:
Skilled Role:
Yes
Number of volunteers required:
20
Position start/end date:
22 Aug 2018
Time Committment:
2 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Pony Pals Therapeutic Riding Assn
3885 96th st
Delta, BC V4K 3N3
Last Updated: February 20, 2020
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