Volunteering

Volunteering is a fantastic way to boost your mood, help the cause and provide you with a purpose, through becoming part of something greater than yourself. Get in touch via volunteering.decs@gmail.com.

Volunteer at our yard in Ipplepen

Yard duties include, but are not limited to, mucking out stables, filling water buckets, cleaning feed buckets, cleaning the tack, field poo picking, organising donated items, gardening and grooming the ponies.

Minimum age 16.

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Work experience and projects

We will consider students over 16 years old for work experience placements at our yard in Ipplepen. 

Project ideas we could also look at include:

  • Photography - we need high resolution, well-composed photos of our ponies, our team and the yard; candid and artsy shots are welcome

  • Creative writing - blog entries, e.g. 'A day from life of...', newsletter

  • Media - creating our Instagram or Twitter page etc.

  • Landscape design and gardening - helping to create and/or look after our  Memorial Garden and other plants

Photographer