T.E.A.M.

General Riding Program

We have extended our General Riding Program through the year! Riders age 8 and above (including adults) qualify. The days/hours are: Monday-Friday @ 10:00am, 12:00noon, 2:00pm, 3:30pm and 5:00pm.

Our Therapeutic Riding Program has commenced for young adults (age 13 and above) and adults with disabilities, veterans, service members and first responders. Contact TEAM-FPC Equine Program Director Curt Stacy for more information.

Mission of T.E.A.M.
(Therapeutic Equine Assistance Method)

Our Mission is to enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities by serving them through a therapeutic horseback riding program in a caring, Christian atmosphere.

Our Services

Participants in our recreational therapeutic riding program (Adults and Youth beginning at at 13) learn horsemanship skills in a rider-focused setting with PATH International certified instructors, side walkers and horse leaders. Lessons are designed to meet the rider’s goals in a fun, inclusive setting. Beginners* as well as experienced riders are welcome.

*All interested beginners will undergo an extensive screening and risk-analysis to determine if a therapeutic riding program is a safe and suitable option.

T.E.A.M. Members

  • Participants (Riders) – Every participant is unique and brings their own special quality to the program.
  • Volunteers – Special training is provided for our dedicated group of volunteers who come from all walks of life, age brackets and locations in the area to serve in the program.
  • Instructors – All instructors must be certified by the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH, Int’l).
  • Parents and Caregivers – Open communication between parents/caregivers and instructors is expedited through data collection and semester progress reports.

Donate

  • Sponsor a Veteran
  • Sponsor a  Participant
  • Sponsor a Horse
  • General Financial Donations to cover program costs

Program Hours

Monday-Friday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Contact Information

Curt Stacy
T.E.A.M. at First Presbyterian Church
4815 Franklin Pike
Nashville, TN 37220
(615) 298-9583
recreation@fpcnashville.org

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