Equine Assisted Therapies

Stockhands Horses for Healing is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing equine facilitated therapies to veterans, adults, and children with developmental, mental, physical, and emotional disabilities.

The Equine Experience: Riding a horse can help riders to find confidence, peace, control, a mental and emotional calm, energy; understanding, purpose, pride, and all the things that can be forgotten when dealing with a mental, physical, or emotional disability. This experience of rediscovery is happening throughout the country in many therapeutic riding programs. Its success is evident in those who are part of or have completed therapeutic riding programs. Because horseback riding is physically; mentally and emotionally taxing, it presents the perfect opportunity and venue for therapy. The energy and connection between horse and rider are intense and unable to be recreated; it is infectious due to the horses’ loyalty, strength, lack of judgment, and caring.

Call us at 614-318-5781 or email: info@stockhands.org for more information.

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Our Mission

Stockhands Horses for Healing Mission:

Our mission is to facilitate a positive and non-judgmental environment for participants and their families. Stockhands is a place where human and animal relationships can flourish through effective and creative equine-assisted therapy.

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What’s New?

5th Annual Running of the Roses Derby Event, May 4th

Join us for the 5th Annual Running of the Roses Fundraiser To benefit Stockhands Horses for Healing, a 501(c)3 non-profit ...
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New Volunteer Orientation

Individuals who are interested in volunteering at Stockhands must attend a Volunteer Orientation Session. After attending orientation, we will work ...
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My Volunteer Story at Stockhand’s

By Angela George I first found out about Stockhand’s via Nationwide’s Volunteer Network. I honestly wasn’t looking for anything in ...
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Support our New 5 for 5 Fundraiser

A new way to help! Introducing the Stockhands 5 for 5 Fundraiser. How does it work? We have over 2400 ...
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Stockhands on TV: see us on Fox 28 – Good Day Columbus

Good Day Columbus, on Fox 28 did a special on Stockhands Horses for Healing. See the videos that were on ...
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