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Healing Horses, Kauai is located on the Kapaa Bypass at Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746

ADDRESS

808-634-3896

 

KAPAA BYPASS
KAPAA, HI 96746

 

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OUTREACH

PROGRAM

HEALING HORSES, KAUAI MINIATURE HORSE OUTREACH PROGRAM

THE HEALING HORSES, KAUAI MINIATURE EQUINE OUTREACH PROGRAM PROVIDES EQUINE ASSISTED ACTIVITIES AND THERAPIES (EAAT) FOR RESIDENTS AND PARTICIPANTS WHO CANNOT LEAVE THEIR MEDICAL OR EDUCATIONAL SURROUNDINGS. THIS PROGRAM BENEFITS RESIDENTS IN LONG-TERM CARE, PRE-SCHOOLS, HOMESCHOOL GROUPS, LIBRARIES AND OTHER COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS.

THE HEALING HORSES, KAUAI OUTREACH PROGRAM IS UNIQUE AS THE PRESENCE OF THE MINIATURE  HORSES MOTIVATE THE RESIDENTS AND STUDENTS TO MOVE, STRETCH, PARTICIPATE, COMMUNICATE, AND SHARE THE ALOHA SPIRIT TOGETHER.

BENEFITS TO THE RESIDENTS:

  • MOTIVATION TO PARTICIPATE, MOVE, STRETCH AND SHARE

  • INCREASED RANGE OF MOTION

  • APPROPRIATE SOCIAL INTERACTION

  • INCREASED ENGAGEMENT AND VERBALIZATION

  • INCREASED FLEXIBILITY

  • INCREASED AWARENESS OF CARING FOR ANOTHER BEING

  • SHORT AND LONG TERM MEMORY ENHANCED

  • SOCIAL SKILLS, APPROPRIATE BEHAVIOR, REDUCED SELF-CENTEREDNESS

  • SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT WITH FAMILY MEMBERS, FRIENDS AND NURSES

BENEFITS TO CHILDREN AT THE SCHOOLS VISITED BY HEALING HORSES, KAUAI:

  • MOTIVATION TO SHARE WITH OTHER CLASSMATES

  • VERBALIZATION

  • REDUCED IMPULSIVITY

  • EQUAL OPPORTUNITY TO BE SUCCESSFUL

  • EDUCATIONAL WITH REGARDS TO HORSE CARE AND CORE VALUES RELATED TO HORSES

  • ANIMAL INTERACTION, HUSBANDRY, AWARENESS OF SELF AND THE IMPACT ON OTHERS

PRESENT PARTNERSHIPS WITH RESIDENTIAL HOSPITALS/LONG TERM CARE UNITS:

KVMH LONG-TERM CARE UNIT - COUPLED WITH THE PHYSICAL THERAPY DEPARTMENT

MAHELONA MEDICAL CENTER - COUPLED WITH THE PHYSICAL THERAPY DEPARTMENT

 

THE HHK OUTREACH PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY SEEKING THE DONATION OF A MINI VAN!!!

BENEFITS TO THE MINIVAN DONOR:

  • TAX RECEIPT LETTER FOR THE VALUE OF THE MINI-VAN/CARGO VAN (TAX WRITE-OFF)

  • MINI-VAN/CARGO VAN IS A MOBILE BILLBOARD DOING GOOD WORK FOR THE COMMUNITY WITH THE PARTNERSHIP OF HEALING HORSES, KAUAI AND THE DONOR OF THE MINI-VAN

  • PROMOTION OF APPRECIATION FOR THE DONATING DEALERSHIP  (MEDIA COVERAGE)

  • INCREASED RECOGNITION FROM THE COMMUNITY OF KAUAI LEADING TO MORE SALES

  • ONGOING PROMOTION AND ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE DEALERSHIP LEADING TO MORE SALES

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