“There are two places I feel calm – at the ocean and at Giant Steps.”
-Veteran living with PTSD, age 64
￼Giant Steps is located at Sonoma Horse Park, in the heart of wine country. Our 16-stall barn includes large stalls with attached paddocks for our “therapists”. We also have two arenas – including one that is covered for year-round use – a round pen and turn-out area.
Dr. Temple Grandin is going into the National Women's Hall of Fame this year! She's a world renowned animal behaviorist, who captured America's attention explaining how her Autism helped her solve pro...
Random fact: Today is the birthday of Stephen Hopkins, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. He is thought to have had CP (though it was not a diagnosis then). When signing, he said, "My hand may tremble, but my heart does not." (His is one of the Rhode Island signatures in the shared image.) ... See MoreSee Less
We hope you will JOIN THE HUMAN RACE to raise funds for Giant Steps. Funds will be divided between our scholarship fund and our newly created SUSIE Fund, which helps riders and families who are facing one-time extraordinary financial circumstances that might prevent them from remaining with us.