Did you know? High Hopes offers a wide selection of continuing education opportunities!

Some of our upcoming seminars include:

Volunteer Enrichment Conference – February 16th – A full day of exciting educational offerings, and lunch is included.  Register here.

Volunteer Leadership Seminar – February 22nd – Develop your leadership skills and learn techniques for working on a volunteer team and supporting new volunteers.  Presented by Linda Ferraro.  Email Megan at mellis@highhopestr.org to sign up.

Sensory Integration and Autism – February 7th – Increase your awareness of  Autism and Sensory Processing considerations in therapeutic riding led by Donna Latella, Occupational Therapist and PATH Intl Registered Instructor and Leslie Bridges-Parent, Pediatric Occupational Therapist.

Business, Development and Administration – February 12-13 – This two day workshop will help identify areas and plans for growth from the most basic mission, vision and values to governance, staffing, fundraising and marketing essentials.

Volunteer Management – May 7-8 – This seminar will provide proven strategies and techniques for recruiting, training, and retaining a corps of volunteers to support and enrich your organization.

Visit our website to learn more about these and other professional enrichment opportunities:  http://highhopestr.org/learn/training-education/professional-enrichment/

 

 

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Strategic Plan 2015-2019

The High Hopes Board of Trustees has approved the Strategic Plan 2015-2019 and we are pleased to make a copy available here.

Click here to read the Plan.

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LEARN 2 RIDE at High Hopes

Individual lessons will be conducted on December 8, 9, 10, 11 and 16.  Group ( 1 hour) or Private (1/2 hour) for $60 per lesson.  Lesson Series are also available during the year.  Contact Courtney Bernard at cbernard@highhopestr.org, (860) 434-1974 ext. 118 to learn more.

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Shop smile.amazon.com!

When you shop on Amazon.com be sure to use our Amazon Smile link and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to High Hopes!

High Hopes Therapeutic Riding
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Equine Specialist Workshop

PATH INT’L EQUINE SPECIALIST IN MENTAL HEALTH AND LEARNING WORKSHOP & PRACTICAL HORSEMANSHIP SKILLS TEST

May 8-11, 2014

A three-day workshop offered to equine professionals and therapeutic riding in-structors who work or would like to work with students with mental health and/or learning issues.

 

Learn more

 

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Nutrena Club Support Program

High Hopes is participating in the Nutrena Club Support Program and we welcome your help! Nutrena will make a donation to High Hopes for each proof of purchase. Buy Nutrena products, save the proofs of purchase and put them in a safe place. When you get a pile together, bring or mail them to Holly Sundmacker, Equine Operations Director, High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, 36 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme, CT 06371.

If you don’t buy Nutrena horse feeds, but know someone that does, please tell them about our program and ask them to participate!

Qualifying proofs of purchase for the Nutrena Club Support Program:

  • All Nutrena Feeds labeled grain products and Pro-Premium, River Run and Nutrena Pet Foods are eligible for redemption. Birdseed does not qualify.
  • The only acceptable proofs of purchase for grain products are the sewn-on tags that include the product description. See the photo above for the location of the tag.
  • The only acceptable proofs of purchase from the pet foods are the UPC labels from the bags.

Eligible Nutrena® Products

  • Life Design®, Vitality®, Legacy®
  • Safe Choice®, LiteBalance®, XTN™
  • Empower™
  • Triumph® Horse Feeds
  • Horse Kwik®, NW Stretch Hay
  • Extender®
  • Naturewise™ Farmstore Feeds
  • Cargill™ Milk Plus
  • Dairyway™ / Dairy Focus Feeds
  • All Other Nutrena® Grain Products
  • Loyall ™ Pet Food 20
  • River Run® Dog Food
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