Federal Funding to Vanderbrook Farm & Natural Horsemanship Centre

Killaloe, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to announce that Hope Reins, situated at Vanderbrook Farm and Natural Horsemanship Centre will benefit from the 2013 Federal Enabling Accessibility Funding program.

“Through the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF), Hope Reins will receive $25,346 for the construction of an exterior ramp, and a barrier-free washroom. The Enabling Accessibility Funding supports community-based projects across Canada that improves accessibility, remove barriers, and enable Canadians with disabilities to participate in and contribute to their communities” stated Cheryl Gallant M.P.

“I am very pleased to see the positive results our Conservative government has had on local not-for-profit organizations such as Hope Reins” stated MP Cheryl Gallant. Vanderbrook Farms created “Hope Reins”, a not-for-profit equine therapy program, designed to help both military members and civilians, suffering from physical and psychological injuries.

“This funding will be a great improvement for their participants living with disabilities” stated Cheryl Gallant, M.P.