Our mission is to significantly improve the wellbeing of individuals through a connection with horses. We believe that horses and the therapy they provide is an essential solution to strong and healthy individuals, families, and communities.

“This program has been a great benefit to our son and our family!”

A Grateful Mother


With your help, we were able to provide many therapeutic services during our 2021 fiscal year.

Join our team to empower even more change this year!

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There is Hope

With September bringing in Suicide Awareness Month, StableStrides would like to remind our community that there are always options for help in a moment of need.    Worldwide we lose 800,000 people per year to suicide.  It's the 10th biggest cause of death and the two...

A Letter From the Board of Directors and Executive Director, Shannon Mitchell

A Message from the StableStrides Board of Directors It is with a mix of sadness and gratitude that the Board of Directors announces that Shannon Mitchell is stepping down as our Executive Director, effective May 21, 2021.   StableStrides hired Shannon in 2015 to...

Volunteer Appreciation Week

This year's Volunteer Appreciation Week looked different from pre-covid's, but we are still so grateful for the volunteers that complete us. Inspired by this, we made a puzzle wall out of all of your stories to show how we come together to build StableStrides. Enjoy...

Inclusion and Healing Through Horses

This month we were featured on the Homefront Military Network’s blog, check out more below!

StableStrides In Colorado Springs Style Magazine

StableStrides is striving not just to improve the lives of individuals in their community, ranging from children with physical adaptive needs to veterans and active-duty service members from nearby military installations, but to promote equine therapy as a whole for its long-lasting benefits

Our friends at UCCS in the Bachelor of Innovation Program helped put together this video to tell a little about who we are, why we do what we do, and special moments we’ve experienced along the way here at StableStrides.

in life and in the barn.

We need passionate people who want to make a difference and help change lives.

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