Equine Services for Heroes
Wounded Warrior Project (WWP)
PATH INTERNATIONAL and WWP PARTNERSHIP
PATH International has partnered with WWP to provide EAAT for WWP Alumni. WWP has made a significant gift to PATH International for the purpose of awarding scholarships for EAAT to WWP Alumni who have expressed an interest in therapeutic horsemanship. The scholarships are available for WWP Alumni to ride at PATH International PACs across the country.
Cliick here to read the WWP Physical Health and Wellness Report on its partnership with PATH Intl. for the 3rd quarter 2014.
Click here to read the WWP Physical Health and Wellness Report for the 1st and 2nd quarter 2015.
ABOUT PATH INTERNATIONAL EQUINE SERVICES FOR HEROES™
PATH International has long been a leader in offering EAAT to wounded military veterans and active service personnel and from the start has recognized the tremendous sacrifice that brings many of these men and women to PATH International Centers. PATH International Equine Services for Heroes assists military veterans through services provided by PATH International Members and Center Members by providing leadership and guidance for equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT).
ABOUT WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT™
The mission of Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP) is to honor and empower wounded warriors. WWP's purpose is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. WWP is the hand extended to encourage warriors as they adjust to their “new normal” and achieve new triumphs. Offering a variety of programs and services, WWP is equipped to serve injured servicemen and women with every type of injury—from the physical to the invisible wounds of war. WWP Alumni are Wounded Warriors who have incurred service-connected injuries, in mind, body or spirit, on or after September 11, 2001. Learn more at woundedwarriorproject.org.
WHO QUALIFIES TO BE A WARRIOR PARTICIPANT?
To qualify and be approved as a WWP Alumni, a U.S. service member needs to have sustained a service-connected injury, illness or wound in mind or body co-incident to their military service on or after September 11, 2001.
Can a current Veteran participant at a PATH Intl. PAC become a WWP Alumni? Yes! Click here for information.
At PATH International:
(800) 369-7433, ext. 104
At Wounded Warrior Project:
PATH INTERNATIONAL PACs, GET STARTED HERE
CENTER PARTNERSHIP ADMINISTRATION FAQs
Who Qualifies to Be a Warrior Participant?
Can a Current Veteran Participant at a PAC Become a WWP Alumni?
How Can My Center Recruit New Participants?
What Is the Process for the Mandatory Survey?
How Does My Center Receive Scholarship Payments?
How Should the Center Handle Missed Lessons?
WWP and PATH Intl. Level 2 Warrior Intensive Workshop Pilot Program
Wounded Warrior Project and PATH Intl. are excited to announce the Level 2 Warrior Intensive Workshop Pilot Program for 2015! These workshops will provide opportunities for 40 WWP Alumni, who have completed a minimum of 1 session (10 lessons) to further their horsemanship skills in advanced-level, themed workshops hosted by PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Centers: BraveHearts Therapeutic Riding in Harvard, IL and Rainier Therapeutic Riding in Yelm, WA. Click here for more information.