The Therapeutic Equestrian Center is proud to announce that they have become a Medicaid waiver facility for respite care. This wonderful accomplishment will benefit over 13,000 individuals with disabilities living within the Hudson Valley region. TEC will be offering 2 hour respite care once a week. Individuals will be able to experience therapeutic riding, grooming therapy, art therapy and music therapy. They look forward to opening to opening this program to all participants in September 2014.Job Opening!
TEC is currently looking for a Program Director! Please click on the link for more information on this job listing. www.myfeettakewings.org/files/Program Director Job Description.pdf
Check out our new program!
TEC has partnered with Hudson Vally Hospital Center and Support Connection to put on a Breast Cancer Support Pilot Program! This program will service six women currently going through Breast Cancer and seven volunteers who are Breast Cancer survivors. For more informaion, check out our Breast Cancer Support Program under programs and services!
The Therapeutic Equestrian Center (TEC) strives to offer an environment where people with disabilities can overcome physical, psychological and emotional barriers. Through equine-assisted activities, both on horseback and on the ground, we bring newfound joy and abilities to our clients.
The Therapeutic Equestrian Center (TEC) provides therapeutic and recreational riding for physically and developmentally disabled children and adults. TEC effectively preserves and utilizes open space for agricultural consumption by creating a sustainable green riding center.
Founded in 2006, the Therapeutic Equestrian Center is the brainchild of Leslie Heanue, a lifelong lover of horses. After a fifteen-year career in finance, and moved by the healing power of horses, Leslie decided to pursue her dream of establishing a therapeutic riding center. The Center’s Board of Directors comprises a diverse group of professionals and community members who share Leslie's amazing and powerful vision.
Located in Cold Spring, New York, the Therapeutic Equestrian Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Instructors at TEC are PATH INtl Certified.