Therapy mini-horse program hopes to expand

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) The church behind a miniature horse capturing the hearts of residents at nursing homes is hoping to expand the program and do more visits to comfort others in their time of need.

Mayble and her handler Lindsey Jones attend Bethel Assembly Church in Carlisle. abc27 was with them when they visited the Church of God Home in Carlisle. There are often many senior citizens who don’t get any visitors. They make sure to reach out to them during their visits.

The goal is to bring Mayble to hospitals, funerals and even emergency scenes to comfort those in need.

Mayble, Jones and Chuck Kish the pastor of Bethel Assembly Church visited abc27 News to talk about the future of the program.

To get involved contact Pastor Kish at 717-249-1855.

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