Additional Opportunities for Children and Adults with Special Needs:
"Acceptional" Riders is hosted at the TJ Stables riding facility in Chatham, Ontario.
TJ Stables is proud to offer many additional opportunities for individuals of all ages with special needs.
All riders with special needs (both physical, emotional and developmental needs) are welcome at TJ Stable's fully wheel chair accessible facility. Gentle, trustworthy horses and patient, caring staff. We are able to assist riders to mount, and in cases where needed we have a lift for riders in wheelchairs or with balance issues. Contact TJ Stables in advance at
(519) 354-7517 for booking riders with special needs in order for staff to assess what is needed and be able to accommodate their needs in order to provide the best possible ride.
TJ Stables includes individuals with special needs in birthday parties, summer camps, trail riding, pony riding, family farm tours, corporate events, "Acceptional" riding program and for some more advanced riders inclusion in regular lessons. Follow the links below for more information. If you don't see what you are looking for, don't hesitate to ask staff at TJ Stables as they are often able to accommodate groups big and small and tailor your visit to your specific needs. All programs are customized to the clients' needs.
Campers with special needs are welcome to participate in summer camp sessions, they are fully integrated. Needs are assessed and if needed a helper is assigned to ensure individual needs are met.
TJ Stables is proud to sponsor "Acceptional" Riders and make dreams come true for children and adults with special needs.