Upcoming 2014 Events and Competitions

 Stay tuned and check SIRE’s website frequently for updates on our upcoming events and competitions.  Top Hands Horse Show (February 20-23 Reliant Arena) This show is put on by the Special Children’s Committee of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.  Riders from programs all over Texas participate. We need many volunteers in order for our clients … Continued

Seeing minis in SIRE's future

At SIRE, we are always growing, learning and expanding our programs to best suit the needs of our clients and community members. In 2013, advanced level instructor Jen Donahue was brought into the SIRE family. She has years of experience not only in therapeutic riding but also with driving. After teaching at the SIRE Fort Bend … Continued

Fort Bend Welcomes Toni McConway as Site Director

With the New Year comes new beginnings. Joelle Devlin, Site Director and Head Instructor at SIRE’s Fort Bend site, has resigned those positions as of the end of 2013. We’re pleased Joelle will continue with SIRE as an instructor at the Hockley site. Joelle has been an integral part in helping to maintain SIRE’s vision … Continued

Merck Pharmaceuticals Community Service Day

Gail Goodrich with Merck Pharmaceuticals coordinated a community service project at the Spring site on December 12th.  Approximately twenty enthusiastic employees, including Spring volunteer Karolina Kata, spent the day assisting with a variety of projects.  One group set up the sensory work station we received from Hockley in one of our outdoor arenas. Another group … Continued

Deer Park High School Visit

On December 4th teacher Judy King from Deer Park High School brought twenty five students from her Counseling and Mental Health class to visit the Spring site.  The students toured the facility and observed classes.  They were also able to interact with several SIRE riders.  Client parents Sabrina Teeter and Vanessa Santillan spoke to the … Continued