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Staten Island Recreational Association (SIRA)

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The Staten Island Recreational Association (SIRA) is a 501(c)3 non-for-profit organization located in Staten Island, New York. SIRA provides equine assisted activities to children with a wide range of physical, cognitive, and emotional disabilities. Our programs include Therapeutic Riding, Hippotherapy, and Equine Assisted Activities. SIRA is a PATH intl. (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International) center member. This accreditation process recognizes that SIRA has met established industry standards in administrative, facility, and program areas.


Marcy Wilhelm-South

Purdue University

Location Staten Island, NY
Status Active
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  1. Animal-assisted activities
  2. Animal-assisted therapies
  3. Equine-assisted activities
  4. Hippotherapy
  5. Horses
  6. Mammals
  7. New York
  8. open access
  9. Therapeutic horsemanship
  10. therapeutic riding programs
  1. open access