The Madison Fields EAAT team is devoted to improving our participants’ quality of life through developing and fostering healing relationships with our therapeutic riding horses. Today, we are honored to put the spotlight on one of our riders, Max! Read more to find out what his family had to say about his experience at the farm.[Read more…] about In the Spotlight | Max
At Madison Fields we have many horses with varying personalities, but have you ever wondered what breed each horse is and how it makes them special? In this horse breeds activity, we introduce you to each of our horses by name and breed and give some insight into what makes them so unique. There are even some discussion questions to keep students and families engaged while getting to know our herd a little better. Let’s continue growing together each and every day!
Madison Fields’s Trial Period
At Madison Fields, when a new horse is brought into the herd they don’t go straight into working with riders. There is what we like to consider a trial period, where we dedicate 30 days to allow the horse to fully transition into their new role as a Therapeutic Riding (TR) horse and become comfortable with their new home.[Read more…] about Madison Fields | 30-Day Horse Trial
Alexander is a young adult living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In June of 2017, at the age of 21, he graduated from The Community School of Maryland in Brookville. Alexander and his family found it took some time to get ahold of vital services after graduation.[Read more…] about In the Spotlight | Alexander