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Chilanga Riding School for the Disabled

Chilanga Riding School for the Disabled

180 Parel Vallei Road, Somerset West, 7130, South Africa

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0842490424

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Work hours
MO 09:30 – 17:00 SA closed
TU 21:30 – 17:00 SU closed
WE 09:30 – 17:00
TH 09:30 – 17:00
FR 09:30 – 17:00
About A non-profit organisation, which offers horse riding as a proven means of therapy to improve the quality of life for the mentally and physically disabled.
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Mission Chilanga's vision is to provide the mentally and physically disabled with regular access to horses and horse riding lessons so that they may grow, develop, and enrich their lives for many years to come.
Description Chilanga Riding School for the Disabled is a non-profit organisation (023-171-NPO), which offers horse riding as a proven means of therapy to improve the quality of life for mentally and physically disabled children from disadvantaged homes. The many documented long term benefits that the disabled gain from horse riding include:

• Improved motor development

• Enhanced concentration and reduced hyperactivity

• Decreased mental rigidity

• Language development

Mrs Sally Kluth, owner of the Chilanga School for the Disabled, is a qualified SANEF and British Horse Society (BHS) instructor and has been teaching riding for more than sixty years, forty of these at Chilanga. A South African Dressage Champion herself, Sally has trained several champions through the years. Since the beginning of her teaching career, Mrs Kluth has taught special needs riders.
Awards Sally Kluth (founder) was awarded the Lifetime Achievers Award in 2011 at the annual Regional Business Achievers Award ceremony for her lifetime dedication to riding for the mentally and physically disabled.
Founded Officially registered in 2002.
  • 180 Parel Vallei Road, Somerset West, 7130, South Africa
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