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We’ve Brought Back The Lead Line

October 5, 2020, 6:56 pm

We have brought back our newsletter for Stable Hands!  The newsletter is brought to you by: Morgan Hengel, Chief Editor Claire Brooks, Designer & Editor Sara Goetsch, Editor Please click on the “Lead Line” tab above. Catch up on all the activities at Stable Hands!

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Cathy Yunk Earns $2500 Grant for Stable Hands

October 5, 2020, 6:45 pm

A big shout out to Cathy Yunk! Thank you so much. Because of her volunteering at Stable Hands for between 100 and 249 hours, she qualified for a $2500 Grant to Stable Hands from Liberty Mutual! We are so grateful, Wow!

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Classes Temporarily Suspended

March 10, 2020, 1:43 am

In accordance with Gov. Tony Evers mandate of cancelling classes at area schools temporarily for public health concerns, Stable Hands Equine Therapy Center is cancelling all of the day classes from Monday, March 16th through April 6th. Evening classes will begin (and day classes are planned to resume) in late April.

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Volunteer Coordinator Position

February 10, 2020, 1:45 am

We’re looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to join our team at Stable Hands. The volunteer coordinator acts as our first point of contact for our Stable Hands volunteers and is responsible for ensuring our organization is always staffed with the best and most reliable individuals. Click here for description, details and requirements of the role. Interested in this paid position?

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Stable Hands Classes 2020

December 10, 2019, 1:51 am

We are accepting new students for next year and the first step is to fill out the registration forms and get them back to us.  We will contact you to set up a skills assessment where we can learn student needs and give you a tour as we plan for sessions.  You can download the registration packet here: Student Registration Packet 2019   For a copy of our brochure click here: Changing Lives Brochure 2019 For info call: …

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My Story – Angie

November 15, 2019, 5:49 pm

My name is Angie and I have been in the Stable Hands program since 1992 when I was 4 years old. Now I am almost 21. When I started I could hardly sit up on my own, I needed my side walkers to help support me. After a few weeks of riding I was able to sit up well on my own and my balance improved, it was great!

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Horsing Around: A Snow Day at the Farm

November 4, 2019, 9:40 pm

Join us at the Stable Hands farm for an afternoon of winter fun. Saturday, March 2, 2019, 2 PM – 6 PM at Stable Hands Equine Therapy Center 10710 Evergreen Drive, Wausau Snowshoe Walk – take a walk around our property (about 1 mile) – free will donation per lap. Do as many laps as you want.

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Brianna’s Story: The Road Back from a Devastating Car Accident

March 13, 2019, 10:00 am

Brianna, now 22 years old, was involved in a tragic automobile accident in October of 2012 which left her in a coma for three months.  Her long road to recovery from a traumatic brain injury began in the ICU at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.  She has been surrounded by the most skilled doctors and therapists throughout her recovery process.

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