Riding for Disabled Association SA Inc

Acronym: 
RDASA

Thirteen locations across the state of SA, Barossa-Light (Nuriootpa), Blackwood Centre (now operating from new centre in O'Halloran Hill), Jennibrook Farm (Woodcroft), Mount Barker, Mount Gambier, Murray Bridge, Northern Area (Globe Derby), Port Lincoln, Port Pirie, Riverland Victor Harbor, Whyalla, York Peninsula. Riding for the Disabled is a world-wide organisation providing people with disabilities the unique opportunity to ride a horse. There are over 140 centres operating throughout Australia and 13 centres in South Australia. 350 riders benefit from RDA's services in South Australia. RDA provides opportunities for people with disabilities to enjoy safe, stimulating therapy and healthy physical recreation. Horse riding is a unique physical exercise which assists people with a wide range of disabilities. Riding helps to improve co-ordination, balance, muscle development and posture. It offers the chance to get out of the home or school and into the countryside.

Contact
Contact name: 
Kay Milton
State Manager
Phone 1: 
(08) 8331 1188
Fax: 
(08) 8331 1188
Address
Postal Address: 
215 Portrush Road
MAYLANDS
5069
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access, accessible toilets (at some centres only)
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 5.00pm
Disabilities: 
All disabilities, includes people with high support needs
Activities: 
horse riding and driving, Therapy, healthy recreation, horse education classes
Service details
Fees: 
Membership costs - rider registration is $60 annually plus session fees. Ordinary non-riding membership $20 annually
Area: 
in description
Clients: 
People with a disability, subject to medical certification
Funding: 
Various
Publications: 
Quarterly newsletter free to members and riders. Weekly Chaff email newsletter

Disclaimer

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