Halton Region Projects and Partners
Halton and Hamilton, 2011
Variety of Therapeutic Recreation (early onset Alzheimer’s disease) with Alzheimer’s Society of Halton and Hamilton
Recreational Respite developed a series of therapeutic recreation group programs, RecreACTIVE for a group of those with early onset Alzheimer’s disease and their care givers to attend and be empowered with new ideas for in the home. The programming ranged from journal writing, art, music and movement, photography and a stress and relaxation program. It offered the group an opportunity to choose which programs to attend, independently and increased their care givers support needs.