Specialized Equine Services

Specialized Equine Services in Makanda, like many other non-profits, has lost money from the economic fallout of COVID-19. SES Co-Founder Patricia Nardini says its been tough.

There's no how-to guide for re-adjusting to civilian life after returning home from war. 

OSF HealthCare

Being restricted to using a walker or wheelchair can be hard enough, but when someone lives in a rural community where it can take an hour or more to get to doctor, well that can become a challenge too big to overcome. 

WSIU/Kevin Boucher

A gathering recently at Giant City Stables brought together lawmakers, parents, veterans and health care professionals to discuss Specialized Equine Services and Therapeutic Riding, or, SES Therapy for short.

Mattoon Journal-Gazette

The Mattoon community is recovering from a shooting at the high school Wednesday that left one student injured and another in custody.

A licensed therapist says it may take a long time for people to process their emotions.