Connections logo at the top of the screen. It is a dark blue circle with line-drawn hands reaching into the center. Each hand is a different color. Those colors include pink, light blue, yellow, green, and orange. To the right with dark blue font is the word Connections. Black text that says join us for a session with Horsebuds, Inc Below that to the left is black text that says June 12, 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. To the right of that is more black text that says transportation, lunch, and snack is provided. Equine facilitated learning program. Closed toed shoes required. Risk-taking, team work, establish trust and respect between animals and people. bring a water bottle. Below the text is a an orange tent in front of green trees. the colorado parks and wildlife logo is on the tent. It is a circle with a ram's head inside of it with a circle of words around it that says colorado parks and wildlife. Below the artwork is black text that says to register or for more information, call 970-352-8682, visit This group is for youth with disabilities ages 14 - 17.

Connect with Friends Youth Outdoors Horsebuds, Inc

HorseBuds, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit that promotes independence through equine assisted activities for the purpose of contributing positively to the mental, cognitive, physical and social well being of children and adults with special needs and their families. They are inclusive for all abilities. In this Equine Facilitated Learning program, participants explore horsemanship, risk-taking, teamwork, and the concepts of establishing trust and respect between animals and people. Fear can be conquered through knowledge and preparation while learning about the emotional and physical needs of animals. Life’s challenges take on new perspectives as the focus is with the animal and the participant relationship.

If you’re interested, please email or call (970)352-8682 to register.

There’s no charge to participate for persons who live with a disability and their caregivers. You must be a resident of Weld, Morgan, Logan, Washington, Sedgwick, Yuma, or Phillips County. Workshops are underway, join us today! Lunch, snacks, and hydrating drinks are included.




Jun 12 2024


9:30 am - 2:00 pm


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