Recreation Therapy

Description: Programs that help individuals with mental, physical or developmental disabilities, substance abuse disorders, chronic health conditions or other problems develop new interests, sharpen their social skills and gain a sense of self-achievement through a structured series of leisure-time activities which may include arts and crafts, dance, drama, music, sports, games, social gatherings and community outings. Therapy goals may differ for different populations, e.g., improved hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills may be desired outcomes for people with physical disabilities. (AIRS RP-8000.7400)

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Gardnerville, NV

310 Allerman Lane
Gardnerville, NV 89460
Phone: 775-309-3879
Organization Name: Between Horses and Humans
Address: 310 Allerman Lane
Gardnerville, NV 89460
Phone: 775-309-3879
Email: betweenhorsesandhumans@gmail.com
Eligibility: Children with difficult life situations, personal challenges, or social/emotional/behavioral issues.
Services Provided: Program builds leadership and communication skills, and assists participants with social, personal and emotional issues. Uses a variety of methodologies, combining ground exercises, equine body work and riding, along with workshops and seminars.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Henderson, NV

Organization Name: My Left Foot Childrens Therapy
Address: 171 North Gibson Road
Henderson, NV 89014
Phone: 702-360-1137
Fax: 702-341-1511
Email: therapy@mlfchildrenstherapy.com
Eligibility: Pediatrics ages birth to 21 years old.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides physical, occupational, speech, and feeding therapy to the pediatric population.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/29/2018

Las Vegas, NV

Organization Name: My Left Foot Childrens Therapy
Address: 2012 South Jones Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-360-1137
Fax: 702-341-1511
Email: therapy@mlfchildrenstherapy.com
Eligibility: Pediatrics ages birth to 21 years old.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides physical, occupational, speech, and feeding therapy to the pediatric population.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/29/2018
Organization Name: My Left Foot Childrens Therapy
Address: 7501 West Lake Mead Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89128
Phone: 702-360-1137
Fax: 702-341-1511
Email: therapy@mlfchildrenstherapy.com
Eligibility: Pediatrics ages birth to 21 years old.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides physical, occupational, speech, and feeding therapy to the pediatric population.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/29/2018
Organization Name: My Left Foot Childrens Therapy
Address: 7541 Tule Springs Road
Las Vegas, NV 89131
Phone: 702-360-1137
Fax: 702-341-1511
Email: therapy@mlfchildrenstherapy.com
Eligibility: Pediatrics ages birth to 21 years old.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides physical, occupational, speech, and feeding therapy to the pediatric population.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/29/2018
5300 Vegas Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89108
Phone: 702-648-1990
Organization Name: Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada
Address: 5300 Vegas Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89108
Phone: 702-648-1990
Fax: 702-648-2020
Email: dcline@dsosn.org
Eligibility: Registered members of DSOSN ages 14 and older with Down Syndrome.
Services Provided: Provides salsa dance therapy for child and adults with Down syndrome.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/1/2018
8390 West Windmill Road
Las Vegas, NV 89113
Phone: 702-644-9177
Organization Name: White Horse Youth Ranch
Address: 8390 West Windmill Road
Las Vegas, NV 89113
Phone: 702-644-9177
Fax: 702-644-9178
Email: caitlin@whyranch.org
Eligibility: Youth ages 5 to 18.
Services Provided: Provides horse therapy for socially challenged youth to experience nature and emotional healing through interaction with a horse. Builds self-esteem and self-awareness; youth develop pride in their hard work, responsibility, accountability, respect, accomplishment, compassion, and mutual trust.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/18/2018
4795 North Miller Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89149
Phone: 702-645-8446
Organization Name: Horses 4 Heroes
Address: 4795 North Miller Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89149
Phone: 702-645-8446
Email: events@horses4heroes.org
Eligibility: Physically able to participate
Services Provided: Four-week workshop for teens and adults. Participants work with horses and farm animals to learn basic life and social skills, including respect, trust, empathy, manners, verbal versus non-verbal communication, passive conflict resolution.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Pahrump, NV

2281 Traci Street
Pahrump, NV 89048
Phone: 775-513-3790
Address: 2281 Traci Street
Pahrump, NV 89048
Phone: 775-513-3790
Email: freedomreinsranch@gmail.com
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy, Hippotherapy which is basically an exercise that involves using horses to help individuals living with physical, emotional or psychological disorders.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Reno, NV

19440 Annie Lane
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 775-223-5181
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Address: 19440 Annie Lane
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 775-223-5181
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Email: info@leadwithhorses.com
Eligibility: Ages 5 to 24.
Services Provided:  Participants actively engage in and reflect upon hands-on activities with horses. Horses are co-facilitators in the educational process.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/15/2017
19440 Annie Lane
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 775-223-5181
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Address: 19440 Annie Lane
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 775-223-5181
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Email: info@leadwithhorses.com
Eligibility: Ages 5 to 24.
Services Provided: Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP). EAP uses guided ground based activities with horses to focus on mental, emotional and social health.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/15/2017