Small Wonders Miniature Therapy Horses

Service: Mobile Wellness Program

Contact Information
Website therapyhorses.ca
Social Media Instagram
Primary Contact Helen Vanos, Founder; Phone: 226-706-7960; Email: helen@therapyhorses.ca
Description (Site) Mobile service
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 16 Elson Dr 
Guelph, ON N1G 4R6
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Social enterprise with a goal to bring a sense of well-being and joy to both children and adults through the use of miniature therapy horses. The mobile aspect of the service sets it apart from traditional equine therapy or Equine Assisted Learning programs.
Description (Service) Happy Together program: focuses on interactions between friends of all ages in assisted living facilities or retirement communities and the miniature therapy horse(s) * benefits may include mental stimulation, reducing anxiety, improving and enhancing socialization between residents

Kindness Matters (K-Gr 3) and Higher Ground (Gr 4-8) programs: utilize miniature horses to engage participants and aim to address bullying in elementary schools by promoting a culture of kindness, respect, and positive self-esteem
Hours Hours vary
Dates Year round
Areas Served Cambridge ; Guelph ; Kitchener ; Waterloo
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail, or see website for information or to book a visit
Languages English
Fees Service - fees vary
Other Details
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Funding Fee for service
Subjects
Service Categories Bullying Prevention ~ Children ; Equestrian Therapy