Florida Fun Mini Match Ballroom Dancing Event
January 18th at the Circle Square Cultural Center in Ocala, proceeds to benefit MTRA!
RIDING MY WAY BACK Movie Screening
November 15, 2014 at MTRA Greenway, get your tickets NOW!
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Serving the heart of Florida since 1985, Marion Therapeutic Riding Association (MTRA) is a PATH Premier Accredited organization that strives to offer the miraculous benefits of therapeutic horseback riding and equine facilitated learning to persons of all ages and capabilities that are physically, mentally or emotionally challenged.

Riding My Way Back Movie

Join us for an award-winning movie screening on November 15th!

Since our inception, we’ve had one clear mission: to offer the miraculous benefits of therapeutic horseback riding to persons of all ages and capabilities that are physically, mentally or emotionally challenged. There is magic in horses that has been proven to be strong medicine. Learn how you can help MTRA transform lives and in the process, enhance your own.

MTRA provides therapeutic horseback riding or Equine Assisted Therapy sessions at a very minimal cost or on a sliding scale for those who cannot afford our very reasonable fees. The program income provides only 10-15% of the funding needed annually to keep our services in place and to cover the very high costs of feeding and maintaining horses, maintaining our facility, overhead costs such as insurance, staff and certified PATH instructors. Therefore, we rely heavily on the generosity of the community and its businesses and corporations through donations, grants and other funding. In addition to the expense of our services provided at our Greenway location, for almost 30 years we have maintained the equine assisted therapy program at the Hillcrest School for exceptional children, without charging the students and with no funding assistance from the school district.

Located in the heart of the Horse Capital of the World™, beautiful and temperate Ocala, Florida, we strive to put the spotlight on these wonderful animals who keep our thriving community together.