Opportunity Acres: Ranch is a special choice
CAMERON brings a horse named Chance from the pasture for feeding at Opportunity Acres, an animal boarding ranch maintained by adults with autism.
At long last, youths with autism have a place they can call their own: Opportunity Acres.
Located in Shingle Springs, the ranch is a mix of uses that at first glance don't seem to fit together. For example, what does boarding horses and dressage have to do with rescued horses, goats and a petting zoo? And what does caring for horses have to do with a life/vocational skills program and non-public high school for those with autism?
Yet, all the pieces do fit together, with one activity ... Continue Reading