County Chairman Pat Bishop 0845 450 7063
Formed in 1985 and is based at a special needs school in Loughboro. Run by volunteers, it caters for children aged between 4 - 19
Contact Ms Alison Johnson 01509 672085
Kimberley House Group
The longest established group in the region, Kimberley House caters for children and teenagers from Ash Field Academy in Leicester. Based at Witham Villa Equestrian Centre in Broughton Astley, the group meets every Thursday during term time. New volunteers are very welcome.
Contact Mrs Sarah Smith 01455 888342
One of the most active groups in the county, Mount group has 40 riders a week and is now based at Somerby Riding School.
Contact Mrs P Bishop 07946 614105
Springbridge Carriage Driving Group
The aim of Springbridge Carriage Driving is to make a difference to the lives of disabled people in a very special way, providing them with the opportunity to carriage drive. The focus is to ensure that all visitors derive maximum benefit from a positive and enjoyable form of therapy.
Contact Linda Cotterill 07939 150079
Website - www.springbridgerda.weebly.com
Wenlo Riding for the Disabled Group are a Riding and Endurance group that offer life changing horse riding sessions, horse care and stable management experience through volunteering, RDA Riding and Horse Care Grade qualifications, competition opportunities and endurance riding to adults and children of all ages with physical and and/or learning disabilities to help their health, confidence and self-esteem. We aim to teach new skills and promote independence by encouraging our riders to take charge of their horse in a safe and secure environment.
Contact: Dawn Whitmore-Kirby, 01509 891690
Facebook: Wenlo RDA (Riding for the Disabled)