GallupNYC in Queens gives horse riding lessons to veterans and people with disabilities. The horses become friends with their riders and offer therapy, both physical and mental, to those suffering from PTS as well as a lack of core strength.
James Wilson, executive director at GallopNYC, is originally from Texas. he missed horse when he moved to New York. He began working at GallopNYC to help others and also be around horses.
GallopNYC has a waiting list with around 1000 names on it. They sign up for something that has the ability to change their lives.