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Discovery of Horses
Understand the development of horses, body language and herd interaction. Horses are non verbal yet say so much.
You will learn equine safety, grooming, interaction and allowed to bond with a horse. Our programs will be part of the Discovery of Horses. This is a group program offered by appointment on Saturdays from 12:30 to 2:00 pm . Call to be scheduled Spring of 2022.










Caring With Combs

This programs fits the needs of anyone who wants to be closer to horses and does not wish to ride. Our Clinicians will design a private personalized program designed for anyones specific needs whether they wish to groom, hug, photograph, draw or just be around horses.


Community Service

We are a 501(c)3 which enables us to permit those in need of community service to come to our facility. We prefer highschool age and up preferably in an  agriculture program . If you have no equine experience you are required to apply for a safety training program. The cost of the program is $250.00. Those who want to give back to the community, who need community service to graduate, hours for college or schooling and those who are required by the courts. All volunteers must apply for a safety training program and call for an intake appointment through Healing With Horses. High School and adults who require hours may apply. We do not accept anyone under the age of 17. 


Equine Communication Classes

Have you ever wondered what horses are thinking? We offer classes here at Healing With Horses that will teach you how to read equine body language that transfers into improving your interactions with humans. Observe the hierarchy of the herd and interact with the horses verbally and through body language. This class will not only enlighten you, it will be an unimaginable experience. Learn what horses are saying to each other just by their body language, the unspoken language. Learning body language of the horse is imperative to bonding with a horse and is helpful prior to riding in any Lesson Program. Call to register for this exceptional class which has been written about in "The Day" newspaper and "Montville Times"


Equine Angel Advocates (Sponsor a Horse)


In this program, you can sponsor one of our therapy horses. The cost of this program helps Healing With Horses cover feed and vet bills that our equine angels require to stay healthy. Learn about owning a horse, grooming, equine communication, and limited riding to those with proven riding capabilities. You can also sponsor a horse from afar and receive regular updates and photos/videos of “your” horse in action! Your contribution to this program allows us to care directly for the health and well being of the horses with priority needs such as hay, grain, vetting, farrier, wormers, and more. Your generous donations regardless of donation amount go directly to the care of the horses.


Saviors for Survivors (Veterans Program)


Both men and women who served in our military suffering with PTSD, Anxiety or Trauma including grief  therapy are welcome to participate in these unique programs. Many suffer from anger or addiction issues related to the stress from what has been endured through serving over seas or in our military. A program designed for specific needs of the intensity and damage to ones psyche. By placing themselves in a relationship with one of our horses with our experienced instructor you will gain confidence, vision and self esteem to bond through the use of a horse and teacher. Horses are like holding a mirror to oneself to learn how to regain trust and share it with loved ones and friends.  











Say Whoa to Bullying

This program provides rehabilitative therapy to enhance the recovery of Bullying survivors. Combined with yoga, meditation, music, art, and journaling, clients heal emotional scars, regain trust, improve composure, confidence, balance, strength, endurance, self esteem and self empowerment. We use our horses to give participants the bond that they longed for throughout their bullying experience to help survivors overcome.

Therapeutic Sessions

We offer therapeutic sessions to those with emotional and cognitive challenges. Healing With Horses is a "safe haven" where we work individually with our clients needs. Our therapeutic horses offer affection, boost of confidence and increase self worth along with many other benefits. If you find yourself not fitting into other programs, but still have special needs, this is the one for you. This program is also specifically designed to each individual.



Healing With Horses has open doors to those who would like to volunteer beginning from age 17. This does not include riding horses. The work on a farm is never finished, or so they say! New volunteers will  is required to take a mandatory six week training course cost is $250.00 no acceptions. Volunteers learn about equine safety and the jobs that need to be done here at our facility. Ledyard High School Agri-Science students CAN use hours volunteered here as part of their Supervised Agriculture Experience that is required of them. Education is not free which is why we set a minimum fee to all new volunteers. You will come away with new knowledge and skills. You will be reviewed every 3 months or sooner to be sure you are up to date on your work skills which you may add to your resume and college applications. Call for an intake, send a resume at intake you will be required to complete a Volunteer Application. This will be reviewed by our board members. If accepted you must pay up front for your Safety Training Classes of $250.00 in cash or check.  If you feel this is something you would like to do call during business hours. You  can enter your teen in paid volunteering program on Saturday. This is an educational program and subject to interview.

The horse-human bond established here helps build self-respect, empowerment and pride to women who have been abused or are suffering from a long term illness such as cancer. The horses along with staff provide stability and support through a life changing transition.


Youth at Risk Educational Series

This program focuses on healing adolescents with Anger or Addiction problems including those resulting from a difficult life style at home and/or domestic violence. Adolescents come to a calm and controlled environment where they can learn to accept their problems with anger or addiction and start the healing process of gaining self appreciation and new beginnings. Participants will be given a chance to confide in and be reassured by our therapy horses through bonding and communication that helps find acceptance. Adolescents will have full support from mentors and certified instructors that will encourage important coping skills in their daily lives. The support through rough times with these kids will be vital in their recovery to stay clean/sober and handle their anger/emotions without self harm.    


  Private Programs above $80.00 per hour                                                

                                               $55.00 per half hour 

                                               Package of 4 Sessions one hour each $310.00 

                                               $35.00 pp for Discovery of Horses Sessions on Saturdays