[Bulgaria] The New 'Hippotherapy and Rehabilitation of Children with Disabilities and Developmental Problems' Health Program in Varna

18 Mar 2019
Source: 
National Network for Children

The National Network for Children Bulgaria announced that the Health and Sport Directorates of the Municipality of Varna will launch eight new health programs this year. Among them is the Hippotherapy and Rehabilitation of Children with Disabilities and Developmental Problems program, which is an effective form of theraputic 'physical education, which mainly uses the means of communication with horses and horseback riding'. This world-renowned method is regarded as effective in improving the emotional and physical condition of children.

The hippotherapy and rehabilitation program will be implemented by the Medical Center for Rehabilitation and Sport Medicine - Varna, for up to 60 children with disabilities and developmental problems. The program activities will take place at the Vinitsa Base, under the supervision of a neurologist and psychologist, and will be adapted to the individual needs of each participant.

This project is funded by: