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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Monterey Bay Horsemanship & Therapeutic Center|
|Address:||783 San Andreas Rd.|
La Selva Beach, CA 95076
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 7:00 pm|
Saturday 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
|Description:||Actual Address: 475 Eucalyptus Way, please follow the signs to the Horse Center once you are on the Monterey Bay Academy campus.
MBHTC is a 501(c)3 Public Charity providing horsemanship activities to all individuals, including those with special needs. We have weekly riding lessons, and weekly Pony Club. Throughout the year we offer Day Camps and Residential Camps (check website). Many of our students join the Show Team and trailer our horses to horse shows. We provide Community Integration Training and Out of Home Respite for Regional Center clients. Provide local youth and adults volunteer opportunities. We are a United States Pony Club Riding Center; Ocean Grove Charter School Vendor; San Andreas Regional Center Vendor.
ELIGIBILITY: Open to all. Private pay and Regional Center clients.
|Mission:||To encourage and enable participants of every ability level to reach their full potential in a safe, nurturing and fully inclusive environment. To promote and encourage community participation in all aspects of our working horse facility, the Barn, and its extended life skills programs.
|Programs:||Pony Club, English and Western Horse Riding Lessons, Show Team, Community Integration Training, Behavior Management, Day Camps, Summer Sleep Over Camps, Equine Facilitated Learning, Quadriplegic Therapeutic Riding and Out of Home Respite.
|Equipment:||Horses, horse trailers, trucks, tractors, people mover.|
|Facilities:||Located within a 100-acre, private, gated campus we lease 6-1/2 acres of ocean side land that includes a huge covered barn; huge indoor, lit arena; huge outdoor arena; trails; paddocks; covered stalls; multiple buildings; Brand new Sensory Integration Gym; Brand new Work Shop; wheel chair ramps; bleachers; tack rooms; equipment rooms; Bistro; multiple decks; park-like setting.
|Meetings:||Please call to visit and see current available schedule|
|Volunteer Info:||Youth and adult volunteer opportunities. University of California, Santa Cruz 4th year Psych student internships, Boy Scout Eagle Project venue, Girl Scout badge venue, church group volunteer opportunities.|
|Languages other than English:||French|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Not Available|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||Call for Information|
|Funding Source:||Client Fees|
|This record last modified June 26, 2014|