Covered Riding Arena

Covered Riding Arena

Grant Year: 2006 | Focus Area: Health & Wellness | Grant Amount: $113,333 | Grant Status: Completed

Covered Arena

Leaning Post Ranch

The Leaning Post Ranch, based in Molino, is a project of Panhandle Youth Assistance Program and provides equine assisted activities and therapeutic riding to individuals with disabilities and at-risk youth in Northwest Florida.

Project Description

Funded construction of a covered riding arena to provide equine therapy and enhance the quality of life for children with developmental disabilities. The sheltered arena also provides a sense of purpose and teachable moments for at-risk teens who serve as volunteers.

Community Impact

The covered shelter allows for consistent therapy and provides the ability for Leaning Post Ranch to serve more children with developmental disabilities.