Welcome to Hands & Hearts for Horses

Hands and Hearts for Horses, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is accredited under PATH International. Located in Thomasville, Georgia, we offer activities in both therapeutic riding and hippotherapy six days per week, eleven months each year. 

Our mission is to celebrate the unique gifts and challenges of each individual, encouraging growth through the horse and human relationships.  

Interested in becoming a volunteer?

Join us for Volunteer Orientation Saturday, October 24 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.). NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! We will teach you everything you need to know.

Just print and fill out the volunteer application, call the barn at 229-551-0086 to secure your spot, and we'll see you at orientation!


We're just over a month away from going to Special Olympics! Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to help support our team and their families' efforts.  You can mail your donation to P.O. Box 1095, Thomasville GA 31799 or click the button below to make an online donation!


Where Your Generosity Delivers RESULTS!

     A fundamental goal at Hands & Hearts is to offer our programs to all who might benefit based on therapeutic need rather than ability to pay.

     Your gifts make it possible for our certified instructors and volunteers to provide therapeutic riding services to our students and to care for our wonderful therapy horses enabling:

  • scholarships for children whose families face financial as well as health challenges.
  • investment in equipment to enhance safety and the therapeutic services.
  • feeding and veterinary care for our therapy horses.
  • care for our horses hooves – yes, our gentle giants can get sore feet, too.
  • facility improvements to help keep children and horses healthy. 

     Thank you for considering a gift to Hands & Hearts for Horses.  You can give NOW by clicking the DONATE button, or mail a check to: Post Office Box 1095, Thomasville, GA  31799.  Call us at 229-403-0771 for more giving options and information.  Your contributions to Hands & Hearts are tax deductible.



   For the child who did not speak,

        But found a voice....

   Beside the child who could not walk,

        But found his feet....

    Beneath the child who did not smile,

        But found joy ... a horse set a spirit free!



Therapeutic horseback riding is appropriate for most people with disabilities, including Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Learning Disabilities, ADD, Muscular Dystrophy, Multiple Sclerosis, Paralysis, Amputations, Down Syndrome, Stress Disorders, and more. 

Hands and Hearts brings together horses, disabled and disadvantaged children and adults, caring volunteers, and professionals in the medical, psychological, and educational fields hoping to enrich the lives of everyone involved. 



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