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Rosewood Ranch receives grant from CMN Hospitals at Via Christi Health to offer therapeutic riding s
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Rosewood Ranch recently held an open house to celebrate receiving a grant from CMN Hospitals at Via Christi Health to provide hippotherapy (therapy on horseback) to children with developmental disabilities. Pictured from left to right: Noah Woodcock (rider), Amy Woodcock (parent), Amanda Hammond Fellers with Rosewood Services, Kamery Hembree (rider), Desiree Halseth with Rosewood Services, Derek Grabast (rider on horse), Juan Bodine with Rosewood Ranch, Melinda Suppes with Rosewood Ranch, Brenda Grabast (parent), Weslie Jones (rider on horse), Eric Hammond, Rosewood Ranch manager, Gina Gowdy, with Rosewood Services, Anna Jones (parent), Tammy Hammond, Rosewood Services executive director, Mick Cayless, director of development for Childrens Miracle Network Hospitals at Via Christi Health.

Rosewood Ranch, a 900-acre full-working horse ranch, in Pawnee Rock, that offers equestrian and therapeutic riding classes to people with developmental disabilities, has been awarded a grant for $1,950 by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at Via Christi Health.
Rosewood Ranch recognized the need to offer its services to children with developmental disabilities, and for nearly a decade, hippotherapy (therapy on horseback) has been offered free of charge. The grant from CMN Hospitals will help underwrite the cost of hippotherapy sessions for approximately 13 children.
Therapeutic riding has been shown to be beneficial for children with a wide range of cognitive, physical, and emotional conditions.