DAY CAMP MOMENT OF JOY

Yesterday was the first day of Day Camp 2015. It is such an amazing process to watch the horses and kids pick each other. The Visions girls stood there holding all the horses and the campers wandered amongst them, approaching some with more caution than others, reaching out to be sniffed by the horse and stroke its neck or shoulder. Only occasionally a horse will settle their noses gently into a youth’s chest and you know that’s their kid. Often its more

WINTER 2015 NEWSLETTER

It is Gala time here at ANT a time to gather and support while celebrating amongst friends.  Just before Gala time is the Winter Newsletter a gathering of accomplishments and stories of courage and growth from the past year.   Here are a couple of highlights from this installment of TAILS FROM WINDY ACRES.  If you are interested we have posted all our newsletters for review in our newsletter archive here. Meanwhile enjoy our Winter 2015 Newsletter for download as PDF or

VISIONS EGG RELAY RACE

We are often asked to describe our programs and what we do an ANT.  Changing lives is pretty amazing stuff.  When said like that it appears easy.  This process is different for everyone, and the healing comes in learning, acceptance, kindness to self, animals and others.  One way we work with our Visions clients is an egg relay race. The teens identify things important to them and write those things on their eggs; then they and their horse have to safely