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Becoming a Herd: Equine Therapy Programming for Queer Youth and Allies

This program is designed to have a safe place for youth to connect and feel safe with each other and themselves, by connecting with horses and each other in a group size of no more than 12 youth. 

When: May 31 - June 28 This group meets for 6 consecutive weeks on Wednesday evenings from 4:30pm-6pm.

Who: LGBTQ Youth and Allies ages 16+ 

Cost: $350 (sliding scale available) 

Why: Horses can help individuals transform- 


  • Acceptance in Community 
  • Confidence and Competency 
  • Safety 
  • Regulation of Emotions 
  • Team work and Interaction 
  • Establishment of healthy boundaries 
  • Embodiment 
  • Empowerment


  • Isolation 
  • Insecurity & Inadequacy 
  • Fear 
  • Disregulation of emotions 
  • Lack of communication 
  • Poor boundary skills 
  • Disconnection from the body 
  • Disempowerment