Alameda County Programs

Workshops at 5 Star Equestrian Center

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Connected Horse is excited to expand its powerful Workshops with Horses and Humans, based on research conducted at UC Davis and Stanford Universities, to benefit people with early stage dementia their care partners.

  • Workshops are between 2 to 3 and 1/2 hours, once a week for 2–5 weeks.
  • No prior experience with horses necessary to participate.
  • Participants will be engaging with horses from the ground, no riding.
  • All participants must be ambulatory and willing to participate together.
  • There is no fee to participate, donations accepted.


“This was a life changing experience that gave me hope just when I really needed it.”
“Relax and just enjoy a new experience together.”


2022 Pleasanton Workshops 


  • Session 1: June 12th and 26th (12:30-4:00 p.m.)
  • Session 2: July 10th, 17th, and 24th (1:00 – 3:30 p.m.)
  • Session 3: September 11th and 18th (12:30-4:00 p.m.)


Five Star Equestrian Center
7220 Johnston Road

Pleasanton, CA 94588

Three Horse Farms

6850 Johnston Road

Pleasanton, CA 94588

Contact Judy

Workshops also available in Contra Costa County.