July 24, 2020
Welcome to the TROT Team, Peter!
Written By: The TROT Team
Therapeutic Riding of Tucson (TROT) is pleased to introduce our new Executive Director, Peter M. Wells. He comes to TROT after a very successful career in the Flowing Wells Unified School District, starting as an educator and ending his career there as the administrator known for his ability to lead schools to an “A” rating, building teams and leaders....
July 8, 2020
Written By: Terry Flores, Interim Executive Director
TROT During COVID-19 TROT staff have been working all summer to ready the property for the phased return of volunteers and classes. This has included preparing for appropriate sanitation stations for when persons are eventually allowed on the property again. Until guidance from the CDC, State and local experts direct otherwise, all persons on TROT....
July 1, 2020
Written By: Margaux DeConcini, Development Director
Local Tucson businesses, agencies, and community members are all coming together to battle the COVID pandemic. We are raising funds for those in need, advocating for those without a voice, and selflessly donating essentials, time and needed services. The effects felt by COVID-19 have been widespread and created impacts unlike anything that we’ve ever seen.....
May 22, 2020
Therapeutic Riding Benefits
Written By: Margaux
Therapeutic Riding is a form of adaptive riding promotes the development of life skills for educational, professional and personal goals through equine-assisted activities. At TROT, we use activities on horseback to positively contribute to the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social well-being of individuals with special needs. Horseback riding provides strong sensory stimulation to muscles and....