Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA), Hillcrest Group

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Woodbine Stables, Grandborough Fields, Warwickshire CV23 8BA
Telephone number:
01327340964
Email address:
Service description:
The Hillcrest RDA provides therapeutic horse riding for adults with special educational needs and disabilities in the Daventry region. Riding can be particularly beneficial to people who have profound and multiple learning difficulties because it is multi-sensory experience. It can help with communication and social skills, build confidence, and awareness of others.

Located on the Northamptonshire/Warwickshire border, the group currently hires six horses/ponies for two sessions a week, with the support of four instructors and around twenty volunteers.

Please note: the Hillcrest RDA group is a registered charity (No. 1073604) run by volunteers, and therefore relies on donations.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
18 years - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
03/10/2017

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