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Orientation & Training

  • Mane Stream 83 Old Turnpike Road Oldwick, NJ, 08858 United States (map)

Currently Full - Waiting List Spaces Only

Volunteers are needed on a daily basis from Monday to Saturday. Volunteers become part of the Mane Stream team helping out with everything from administrative and office tasks, barn chores and maintenance, you will also participate in grooming, tacking the horses prior to lessons, and either leading the horse or sidewalking for our adaptive riding lessons, therapy (OT, PT, Speech & Language) sessions or Matheny School program. 

Your Time Commitment:  3-6 hours weekly during a typical 6-16 week session 

What’s Required: You must attend a Mane Stream orientation and a hands-on training sessions through direct volunteer mentoring to cover horse behavior, safety, grooming, tacking, sidewalking and leading skills.

Get started now…
1.    Complete our online Volunteer Registration 
2.    Email our Volunteer Coordinator to RSVP for an available Volunteer Orientation & Training.  Contact volunteer@manestreamnj.org or 908.439.9636 x204
3.    Read through the Volunteer Manual, print out and complete the quiz located on the last page. Then bring the quiz and the Central Registry Consent Form (mandatory for 18 yrs and older) with you to the Volunteer Orientation.

Earlier Event: December 18
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Later Event: February 5
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