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© 2016 Horseshoe Connection

YOUTH PROGRAMS

PREPARE OUR YOUTH WITH

SKILLS FOR LIFE

EDUCATIONAL & TRADITIONAL TOOLS THAT DELIVER FAST, EFFECTIVE RESULTS!

Our interactive youth programs are specifically designed to ensure the learning and retention of necessary life skills to aid in each youths personal growth. It is an excellent approach with the horses being the teacher as the horse has "loud teachable moments" that they never forget. This gives the youths an experience to pull from when they are faced with choices in everyday life as they build strong solid skills working with their teacher.

"This equine program was so much fun! I’ve never had this experience before and I feel I’m so confident. I loved being here so much. Hope you guys keep this going so everyone can have an awesome experience like this!"

10 Years Old
 
Our youth curriculum programs range between 8 — 15 sessions. This allows our facilitators to not only ensure the effectiveness of the course but also to track the advancements in each of the youth within it.  All skills learned in the arena are paralleled back to their everyday lives, ensuring that the learned skills are transferred to how they deal with people, choices and the world around them. There is NO riding the teachers in any of these programs.
Horses are an ideal educational tool for use with children. Teach a child the basics of dealing properly with a horse and they will become the leader the horse seeks. When the horse feels safe and at peace with the person, cooperation is unbelievable and the child can easily get the horse to do what is asked of it. Incorporating the 7 teachings to achieve this connection makes the experience one of a kind.

"I had fun and I haven’t had fun in a while, I can’t wait to come back."

8 Years Old

AN EDUCATION THEY’LL NEVER FORGET.

Prepare your children to take on the challenges life throws at them! The value of using horses as a teaching tool to learn new skills have been proven time and time again in the teaching of young people and especially teenagers. The use of an equine assisted learning program is a unique way to teach young people who are fortunate to participate in Horseshoe Connection's Youth Interactive Skills Development Programs.

life skills programs for youth