Central Illinois Riding Therapy


305 Neumann Dr, East Peoria, IL 61611 - (309) 699-3710

Home Volunteers FAQ's


1. How old does one have to be to volunteer?

· 14 years old to volunteer in classes

· Old enough to work in barn without constant supervision, depending on child maturity level.

2. Are there any age restrictions?

· The only age restriction is that they have to be 14 years old in class.

· There is no cap.

3. Do you have to have horse experience?

· NO, we will teach you what you need to know.

· If you have horse experience that is great but not required.

4. What type of Clothes?

· Appropriate dress is expected. Short shorts, low cut tops, inappropriate language on clothing, holes in the personal places, etc., are not acceptable. Shoes with heels like boots or tennis shoes are recommended. NO shoes with open toes, or open heels are acceptable.