Monday, September 7, 2009

Kansas Farm's 'Magical' Effect Helps People with Special Needs

Diana Burns straps on her helmet.
Volunteers help the 46-year-old onto her horse’s saddle and almost immediately a smile takes over her face.
“There’s something about that connection,” said Yolanda Hargett, a senior administrator with Community Living Opportunities, which provides services for adults and kids with developmental disabilities. “They seem to just really light up when they’re interacting with the animals.”

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