Benefits of Therapeutic Riding


Alison Spasoff, Director of Members Services, is also a Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor through PATH Intl.  Alison leads the Therapeutic Riding Program on the farm and is always seeking volunteers to assist with lessons.  Only members of Hinds’ Feet Farm are allowed to participate in this program.  If you are interested in volunteering, please email Alison at

Sensory Alertness | Mobility and Response Readiness

Increased Relaxation | Improved Motivation and Initiation

Increased Sense of Empowerment/Control over One’s Life

Improved Balance, Coordination, Muscle Tone, Body and Spatial Awareness

Decreased Social Isolation

Elevated Mood, Self-Image and Self-Esteem