Attention Northern VA COTHERS-Sprout Needs Volunteers!
Sprout Therapeutic Riding and Education Center (www.sproutcenter.org) located in Aldie, VA (on Route 50 east of Gilbert's Corner) is in need of volunteers!
When you volunteer at Sprout you are making a difference in the lives of others!
Sprout Provides equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals seeking growth opportunities
~ Therapeutic Riding ~ Equine Movement Therapy ~ Equine Assisted Activities ~ Community Services
There are four main categories of volunteers: Lesson Volunteers, CBI Volunteers, Barn Workers and Fundraising/Special Projects Volunteers.
Minimum Requirements and Insurance Liability Release
ü Volunteers must be 14 years old at minimum.
ü Lesson Volunteers must commit to an 8-week session (to ensure consistency with our riders).
ü Because working with horses can be potentially dangerous, we ask that all prospective volunteers sign the liability release found in the volunteer packet provided at Orientation.
ü Lesson Volunteers must be reasonably fit in order to walk/jog in a sand arena and outside up and down hills.
ü Lesson Volunteers must possess sufficient strength to assist mounted riders at the walk and trot during lesson activities or in emergency situations.