Georgian Riding Association for Challenged Equestrians (GRACE)

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Description (Service) Provides therapeutic horseback riding lessons for challenged children and adults in Grey and Bruce Counties  
Certified instructors and physiotherapists tailor individual programs to meet the rider's specific needs whether it be physical, behavioural, speech, or occupational 
Other aspects of therapeutic riding involve socialization, recreation, outdoor activity, integration of people and animals, the challenge of sport, and the learning of useful skills, which include care and responsibility for an animal 
Facility offers an indoor arena, lounge and well trained horses 
Volunteer opportunities available as instructors, safety walkers and assistants * time commitment is a minimum of 2 hrs, 1 evening a week * Call or email Volunteer Coordinator
Service Details
Hours Spring, Summer or Fall programs: Mon-Thu 6 pm-7 pm or 7:15 pm-8:15 pm * 4 or 10 week programs, call for details
Dates Apr-Nov
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Individuals who require therapeutic riding
Application Contact the office for details
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Service ; Set fees * call for details
Address and Location
Site Location North Grey (across from drive in)
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Wicklen Stables
223047 Grey Road 17 B
Owen Sound, ON N4K 5N7
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Intersection Grey Rd 17 and Grey Rd 17B
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact information
Office Phone Barn 519-372-2721
Primary Contact Christy Telford, Secretary/Treasurer; Phone: (Residence) 519-371-0621; Email:
Alternate Contact Betty Wood, President; Phone: (Residence) 519-376-5234; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Babette Beard, Interim Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 992 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6H6

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