Welcome to Equi Star, Inc.!
Equi Star, Inc. is a local 501(c)(3) horseback riding facility specializing in helping disabled riders reach milestones in their physical development and communication skills. Through a variety of games and the natural gait of the horse, riders can experience an improvement in hand-eye coordination and balance. Speech can be improved through the simple physical activity, a need to communicate with their horse, and involvement with peers and volunteers. Therapeutic riding programs can also assist emotionally challenged individuals build bridges of trust. A boost in self-esteem often results from the confidence built through working with and riding a powerful animal like the horse.
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We don't want EquiStar to simply survive — we want it to thrive and be sustainable — not just what it was, but what it can be! Make a difference, one rider at a time. All donations go directly towards growing the program, ranch restorations, and horse care. If you do not have the resources to contribute please pass this along to those who may be able to help. Thanks for your support!
Since Equi Star, Inc.'s establishment in 1994, our mission has been to enrich the lives of people with disabilities through equine related activities.
OUR CORE PURPOSE
To provide equestrian-related activities that offer therapeutic benefits for children and adults with varying conditions, including Cerebral Palsy, developmental delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Trisomy 21, anxiety, and more.