Welcome to Simple Changes

Our mission is to enrich the lives of individuals with disabilities, their families and community through exceptional programs, especially equine assisted activities.  We are located in Northern Virginia.


Let’s get cooking! Our ninth annual Chili Cookoff will be on Saturday, January 25 at 3PM. Click here to learn more!

Chili Cook Off January 25, 2020 at Fair Winds Brewery & Tap Room in Lorton, VA. Tickets are $40.


Celebrating 15 Years

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Join Simple Changes as we gallop into our 15th year!

Whether you have been with us since the beginning – or are new to the joys of Simple Changes – we applaud your support and thank you for fifteen years of possibility, friendship and inspiration. Fifteen years of bodies made stronger, minds challenged and spirits learning to soar.

Here’s to fifteen more years of changing lives, one step at a time.

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Thanks to your support, Simple Changes is able to serve our community. Your donations make it possible.

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Read about Simple Changes in the news!An older man is riding a bay draft horse. A woman is leading the horse and two male off duty police officers are sidewalking with the rider.


Many thanks to the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia/Jessica Leigh Siwek Memorial Fund for their generous grant of $1,000 to Simple Changes.


Simple Changes Executive Director Corliss Wallingford receives a check for $5,000 from Karen Baer of the KMZ Foundation.  Thank you!

Corliss and Yogi receiving a check from KMZ Foundation