Partners and Friends


SMART is a Premier Accredited Center of the
Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, International

Special Olympics

SMART is the Special Olympics Equestrian Training Center for Manatee County, FL

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Mission Statement: To provide families with a neutral and supportive Forum for sharing and networking, and to promote understanding and acceptance of Down Syndrome.

BMW Club

Florida Suncoast BMW Car Club of America
Providing horsepower for horsepower at SMART!


Sarasota Polo Club

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Sarasota/Manatee Respite Services or SMRS is a program of Family Network on Disabilities of Manatee/Sarasota, Inc. or FND. FND is a local non-profit organization that is an alliance of families, community organizations, and businesses. We are committed to providing support, training, education, information, and advocacy to families of individuals with special needs and disabilities and the community at large. We have been assisting families in Manatee and Sarasota County since 1986.

"Seeking to enhance the horse/human relationship wherever and whenever possible by helping humans to compassionately and effectively interact with equines."

Professionals Assisting Military Families and Friends
"Creating lives with hope, optimism and strength of heart"
(941) 224-1094

Horses and Humans

Horses and Humans Research Foundation


Manasota Operation Troop Support

Beyond the Spectrum

Beyond The Spectrum

Just for Girls

Just for Girls Academy

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Autism License Plate