Photography provided by Laila Rojas

STEPs foundation is focused on being a shining leader in the growing movement of equine assisted programs. STEPs  provides Support, Training, Empowerment, Protection and sustenance to our military warriors.

Our Mission

Our mission is to lead and support the long-term development of veterans and horses.


“I’ve learned that horses are always on alert for friend or foe. If they sense you are a friend they will connect. Within this connection I learned to trust again” Brad G., USMC, USAF
— Program Participant, June 2016

What We've Achieved

  • Horses rescued - 14
  • Participants in 2016 - 96
  • Main programs built - 3 
  • Total number of participants - 240