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Monterey Bay Horsemanship & Therapeutic Center

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General Agency Information
Name:Monterey Bay Horsemanship & Therapeutic Center
Alternate Name(s):MBHTC
Address:783 San Andreas Rd.
La Selva Beach, CA  95076
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-761-1142
Secondary Phone:831-761-1163
Fax Number:831-761-1163
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.

Additional mailing address:
P.O. Box 742 Soquel, CA 95073

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
Areas Served:Worldwide
Funding Source:Client Fees
State Government
Contact Persons

Anne  Pearson

Subject Headings
Developmental Disabilities
Equestrian Centers
Equestrian Therapy
Horse Shows
Horseback Riding
Physical Disabilities
Private Nonprofits
This record last modified August 28, 2016

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