Therapy Through Horses

Hemmant Equine Agistment Riding & Therapy (H.E.A.R.T) improves wellbeing in young people through horse assisted learning programs.

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Horses changing lives…

H.E.A.R.T is a registered charity and community-based organisation located in Hemmant, just 10km from Brisbane CBD.

H.E.A.R.T offers affordable and inclusive access to horse oriented activities, in order to promote the physical, emotional and social wellbeing of young people of all ages and abilities. This includes a program of health focused Horse Assisted Learning, and skill-based (riding and horsemanship) activities.

We have supervised volunteer and peer mentoring programs, particularly for young people, to share skills and participate in meaningful activity.

Equine based therapy Brisbane

Join us for a taste of rural life just 10km from the city!

Our Objectives

Horse assisted therapy for young people of Brisbane.

To instil in people a love and respect for horses;

To promote a holistic approach to education about horses and horsemanship;

To provide horse oriented activities for the purpose of contributing positively to the cognitive, physical, emotional and social well-being of people of all ages and abilities.

Creating community, connection & wellbeing

 

H.E.A.R.T. owes our success to the ongoing support from our volunteers, families and the greater community.

 

Our primary focus is on strengthening relationships, supporting families, improve wellbeing of children and young people as well as supporting the inclusion of vulnerable people through equine assisted therapy and the healing power of the horse.

 

Governance

 

H.E.A.R.T has a set of Model Rules which stipulate our governance framework and outline the requirements for a Management Committee.

We are registered with the ACNC and must comply with the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991.

We welcome public involvement and encourage feedback via hello@hemmantequine.org.au

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