Area Therapeutic Riding (CATR) empowers children and adults with disabilities to enjoy more active and fulfilling lives through therapeutic horsemanship. Since establishment in 1991, accentuating the positive and building on the abilities of our students has been the core of CATR's mission.
Nine Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International
(PATH Intl.) certified instructors, 150 volunteers, and twelve horses
together to serve over 170 students each year in three different
programs. Individual Therapeutic Riding Instruction is open to children
and adults with a disability. The Public School Program provides
therapeutic riding and equine assisted activities to students from
special education classrooms from local public schools. CATR’s Veterans
Program delivers horsemanship skills and therapeutic riding to wounded
service men and women.
of CATR’s programs provide an exceptional therapeutic opportunity for
individuals to move beyond their disabilities to find accomplishment
through riding and interacting with horses.
2669 Hamilton Road
Johns Island, SC 29455