Meet the therapy side of this unique animal assisted therapy program in the heart of Milwaukee. Produced by World View Productions, for Very Local.
MCFI, an affiliate of Centers for Independence, and its Brain Health program travel to MKE Urban Stables each week to interact with the different animals housed at the stable. The participants walk with the animals, groom them and participate other activities.
A long-vacant, four-acre site on the western edge of Bay View is being transformed into a one-of-a-kind use for Milwaukee.
The MKE Urban Stables broke ground after 4 years of work by a coalition of civic and law enforcement leaders on a unique 30,000-square-foot facility, with the goal of strengthen the community through service, care, and healing.
MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department broke ground Tuesday, April 30 on a new facility — and the building will be shared with the public.
The MKE Urban Stables starting construction this week will create a set of new, positive experiences that people who need support currently cannot find within Milwaukee.