Blackhorse 4 Heroes

Equine Therapy for Disabled Veterans

325 Amity Road, Bethany, CT  06524
(516) 449-9610
To serve those who served us, by providing recreational equine therapy for veterans and others in need.

Blackhorse 4 heroes Training Academy, BOD and Volunteer Meeting

  • Sunday, August 19, 2018
  • 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Carriage House and Barn 325 Amity Road, Bethany, CT


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Blackhorse 4 Heroes: Training Academy and Board of Directors Meeting

Hello Everyone!

Our Blackhorse 4 Heroes Volunteer Training Academy and our Board of Directors Meeting is coming up. They will be held at the Blackhorse Equestrian Center Carriage house from 12PM-4:30PM.

Both previous volunteers and new ones are encouraged to attend. Please save this date in your calendars, and be sure to join us on Monday, from 9AM to 12PM to support our veteran participants from the PRRP program.

Here is the full schedule and information on these events:

Once a month on the Sunday prior to our Monday sessions with the PRRP veterans, Blackhorse 4 Heroes has two meetings:

Session One

Session 1 is our training academy where we provide free training for volunteers from 12-2 PM.

Plan on being in the barn at some point, dress for the weather, and wear boots or other sturdy footwear. 

Training starts in the carriage house and includes:

A) Greeter

B) Rein Board

C) Horse Ground-Handling

D) Grooming

E) Harnessing

F) Hitching

G) Driving

Session Two

Session 2 is from 3 - 4:30 and is a volunteer and BOD meeting.

We hope to see you there!


Lee B. (I.T. Program Manager) and the Blackhorse Team

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