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Therapeutic Riding Association Ottawa Carleton

Alternate Name OCR ; TROTT
Legal Name Therapeutic Riding Association Ottawa Carleton Inc
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Greely
Address & Map
6362 Bank St, Suite 1
Greely, ON K4P 1J4
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Intersection Bank St and Parkway Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Physical and social activity that teaches cooperation between people and animals. Opportunity to share experiences with both disabled and able-bodied riders. Riding is used to mentally and physically stimulate riders, enhance their alertness and their ability to concentrate, and helps to increase self-awareness and self-confidence. 
Riding is conducted in small groups of up to a maximum of four riders per group. CanTRA (Canadian Therapeutic Riding Association - national governing body) qualified instructors, assisted by volunteers, teach lessons tailored to the riders' abilities and requirements.
Hours Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Québec ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) and up 
Individuals three years and older with physical and/or developmental challenges
Application A physician's referral is required
Languages English
Fees Service
Service Categories Equestrian Therapy ; Horseback Riding
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-821-1844
Fax 613-821-1466
Social Media Facebook
Volunteer Coordinator Fiona Kearney; Email:
Other Details
Established 1975
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119473262 RR0001 ; Fees - membership fees; rider fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochures
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Canadian Therapeutic Riding association (CanTRA) * Member of the Ontario Therapeutic riding association (OnTRA)

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