Blossoming at The Farm

warmly welcomes you to the

Sister Herd


where we discover the art of being together

This is a small group program for female youth (5-8 participants) that may be experiencing social anxiety, depression or isolation, and may or may not be currently attending school. From September 12th thru June 26th, the group will spend Tuesday’s from 10am-3pm  immersed in the beauty of nature, animals, art, and mindful being at Mary’s Farm & Sanctuary.


A strong emphasis is placed on creating a safe, positive and supportive environment for each girl to thrive.

Appropriate for female youth ages 15 to 18.

Dates:  Tuesdays throughout the school year

Times:  10:00am – 3:00pm

Investment:  Full 10 month program costs are:  $3500 (which may be paid in (10) monthly installments of $350)

Facilitated by:

Mary Rostad – B.Ed Teacher & Equine Facilitated Learning Practitioner, Forest School Practitioner

Tania Stearns-Smith – Therapeutic art journalist, Forest school practitioner, Behaviour Interventionist

Rachel Thornton – BSW

Hannah Glass – Behaviour Interventionist

and support from our wonderful practicum students from both the Child and Youth Care and Social Work programs



                          For registration or questions please contact our office at or at 250-478-4116