High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc.

The mission of High Hopes is to improve the lives of people with cognitive, physical, and emotional disabilities through the benefits of therapeutic horseback riding and other equine-assisted activities, while serving the therapeutic riding profession through training and education. We are a premier therapeutic riding center and international instructor training site, accredited by the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) since 1979. We have served people with physical, emotional and developmental disabilities for more than a quarter of a century. We offer year-round programs in equine assisted activities, including therapeutic riding, carriage driving, and equine learning program. We also offer experiential learning through outreach programs, an integrated summer camp program and a variety of volunteer opportunities.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|84.21 Score


(3/4)|80.58 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(3/4)|89 Score



Headquarter Address

36 Town Woods Road
Old Lyme, CT 06371