Therapeutic Riding Association of Virginia Educational Workshop at the Virginia Horse Center
Welcome to TRAV
Our Public Statement
The Therapeutic Riding Association of Virginia (TRAV) states its mission as a “... non-profit formed to foster equine-assisted activities by offering education and networking opportunities to operating centers and to raise public awareness of the benefits of these activities to individuals with disabilities.” To further clarify, TRAV endorses fairness, justice, and equality for all regardless of race, ethnicity, culture, religious/spiritual belief, gender, socio-economic status, or age. TRAV holds this belief integral in providing services to the population identified in the mission statement and is committed to uphold this standard as a valued tenet.
Ride with Pride has such sweet and patient horses, it makes the whole experience so much more enjoyable!! The staff and volunteers are so nice and helpful and you can tell they really genuinely care. I couldn’t recommend any service you could do more than this and we have tried a lot of them! Equine Therapy with Ride with Pride has made a tremendous difference in our girls and in our family as a whole. They truly make learning and riding horses so fun. We are so blessed to be a part of the Ride with Pride family!!
The Canterbury FamilyStaunton, Virginia