Copyright REINS OF LIFE.   Reins of Life is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. organization.

OUR MISSION: To improve the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities through equine-assisted therapy



GROUP SESSIONS


One Hour

SEMI-PRIVATE


45 Minutes

PRIVATE


30 Minutes

5-Week Sessions

$125

$175

$200

8-Week Sessions

$200

$280

$320

Therapeutic riding lessons are held during five sessions throughout the year.  Group, semi-private, and private lessons are available for ages 2 years through adults.  Riders undergo a new rider assessment conducted by the Head Instructor to determine goals, interests, and appropriate class placement.  Riders aged 2-3 years are evaluated for private instruction on a case-by-case basis.


                Rider Benefits


Physical

Improved muscle control

Increased balance & strength

Improved cardio-respiratory function

Cognitive

Increased concentration & memory

Improved basic learning skills

Improved communication skills

 Social

Improved self-esteem, discipline & courage

Improved interpersonal relationships


Horseback riding is recognized as a beneficial mode of therapy by

The American Physical Therapy Association

The American Occupational Therapy Association



Financial assistance is available on an as-needed basis.  Forms may be requested through the office.


To inquire about a rider evaluation, please contact the Reins of Life office.  1-574-232-0853

2017 IMPORTANT DATES


2017 RIDING SESSIONS


Winter

January 30 - April 1

9 weeks

Spring

April 17 - June 2

8 weeks

Summer

June 26 - August 12

7 weeks

Fall

August 28 - October 28

8 weeks

Holiday

November 13 - December 16

5 weeks

January 2

ROL Offices Re-Open

January 28

Meekhof Benefit Dinner & Auction - South Bend

March 31 - April 2

Hoosier Horse Fair - Indianapolis

May 5

Kentucky Derby Party - Blue Chip Casino(MC)

May 20-21

4H & Open Horse Show - South Bend

June 3-4

Benefit Dressage Shows (2) - South Bend

June 6-8

PATH Advanced Instructor Certification - Michigan City

June 8

Take the Lead - Workshop / Horse Leaders - Michigan City

June 9-12

PATH OSWC - Michigan City

June 15-18

PATH Region 4 Conference - Kentucky

July 2-8

St. Joseph County Fair - South Bend

July 9-15

LaPorte County Fair - Michigan City

July 10

Golf Outing - South Bend Country Club - South Bend

August 19-21

CHA Certification - Michigan City

October 7-8

Benefit Dressage Shows (2) - Michigan City

October 28

Haunted Happenings - South Bend

November 2-5

PATH Intl. Conference (San Antonio)