Questions about TEC?

Contact: Autumn Zick

Phone: (269) 429-0671

E-mail: info@tecfarm.org

Mission Statement

The Therapeutic Equestrian Center (TEC) engages the power of horses to challenge people with disabilities to build stronger bodies, minds, and spirits.


Vision Statement

  • To make a positive difference in the quality of life of our riders and those who serve them.

  • To promote community awareness, involvement, and support.

  • To accomplish TEC’s Core Values by:

    • Providing a healing environment for individuals with disabilities.

    • Supporting a humane partnership with our equine counterparts.

    • Achieving the highest standard in safety for our students, volunteers, staff, and horses.

    • Encouraging development of independence in our participants.

    • Providing goal-oriented, equine-assisted activities to include educational, physical, recreational, and mental health goals.

    • Promoting opportunities for continuing education and development of staff, volunteers, and students.

    • Providing accessible, affordable lessons.

    • Operating a fiscally sound nonprofit organization.


Core Values

  • Integrity and Accountability

  • Excellence

  • Innovation

  • Teamwork and Collaboration

  • Respect