Stable Highlight

19 Aug: Equine Therapy Holds Benefits for Seniors

Equine Therapy is a type of therapy using horses as a means to promote physical, occupational, and emotional growth. According to the Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship (PATH) Intl., a not-for-profit group that promotes equine-assisted activities and therapies, a recent survey revealed that for the first time, 115 of the group’s 877 members reported having senior-specific programs ranging from those aimed…

28 Jun: Military Makeover Episode

Heritage is honored to be part of “Military Makeover with Montel” on Lifetime as we honor the Willett family with Homestead Stables, PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer to Peer program – Chautauqua, National Educational Institute of Growth through Horses, and Mane ‘n Tail! Watch today’s episode!

02 May: Hank Storm Driving In the Arena

Hank Storm, resident of The Homestead Active Senior Living by Heritage, enjoys driving a horse around the arena at Homestead Stables. Homestead Stables is not only a world class equestrian center which provides excellence in care and boarding of horses, but a place where ministry can be expanded to include lessons and programs for children, teens, and intergenerational activities. In…

30 Mar: March 2019 Video Update

Homestead Stables provides what no other senior living community in the region can and offers an array of services to the public including boarding, training, lessons, youth programs, equine assisted therapy, facility rental, intergenerational activities, and leasing opportunities. Check out our most recent video collage of our amazing equestrian center!

25 Mar: Exciting New Addition!

Homestead Stables was blessed with a new addition to our growing equine family. Good on the Rox, aka “Roxy”, one of the horses who call Homestead Stables home, gave birth to a happy and healthy red roan filly on the evening of March 23, 2019.

02 Mar: Mission Moment: Hank Storm 90th Birthday Ride

For his 90th Birthday, Heritage Resident Hank Storm wanted one thing – to ride a horse at Homestead Stables, the Equestrian center opened as a part of Heritage in December 2018 in Gerry, NY. Once the Heritage team heard Hanks wish, they jumped into action planning an event that moved both horses and hearts in the arena. After brushing and…