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One of the first equine centres offering help to children with autism has opened in Cumbria.
Unicorns and Rainbows at Pennington says its sessions can help children to develop confidence, communication skills and focus, well as strength and balance.
Sessions are designed for each child's needs and include time around and on the horse, including hugging it while sat bareback, which can be very calming for agitated children..
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