Recreation Therapy

Recreation as part of your care

Supportive services

Recreation Therapy Services

Recreation Therapists and Assistants assess your leisure needs and plan services to meet them. A broad range of social, entertainment and special interest groups are offered and outings to community events and facilities are scheduled regularly. In addition, you and your family and friends may use on-site recreational equipment, resources and space for individual or group use.

For current information, check the Centre-wide calendar of events posted on your unit, drop into the Recreation Therapy room on the main floor near the Main Entrance.

Therapeutic Recreation Month 2022

The theme this year is Don’t Just Survive, Thrive. Learn more about Therapeutic Recreation Month here.

Music Therapy

Helping patients explore their creative sides with music. Learn more about Music Therapy at West Park here (and also here)

Recreation Therapy and Chess

One patient's enduring passion for the game of chess. Learn more about Recreation Therapy and Chess at West Park here.

Finding Meaningful Leisure

How recreation therapy encourages patients to try new things. Learn more about Finding Meaningful Leisure here.