Did you know that all of our group programs are integrated and promote inclusion and participation for all abilities?
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Every one of our therapeutic recreation group programs have been carefully developed by our Recreation Therapists to consider the needs, abilities, strength and interest of our participants.
Groups run for those who are Ages 4 – 21+.
If you don’t see a program listed here that is a good fit (age group, location or interest), email us and tell us what you are looking for: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday Club, Oct 5-Dec 7 2017
Click here for information about transportation: Transportation Georgina 2016
Wasaga Beach, ON
Barrie, ON January 2016
Down Syndrome Association of Simcoe (10 weeks, full day) Barrie, ON
We are excited to partner with the Down Syndrome Association of Simcoe to offer 10 weeks of full day programming that offer a variety of experiences in several diverse activities that will give the participants an opportunity to practice and improve their social skills and self esteem as well as many important life skills. The activities include: yoga and meditation, health and lifestyle choices, gross motor skills, meal preparation, math, music, arts, science, and literacy learning activities.
Barrie, ON Base Borden, Canadian Armed Forces January and October 2016
We are excited to share that we will partner with the Canadian Armed Forces at Base Borden Barrie, ON to run a Lego builders program and our Science Explorers program for their children and youth of all abilities.
Barrie, ON January-February 2015
LEGO Builder’s with Autism Ontario/Simcoe
RecreACTIVE LEGO Builder’s program, there is an opportunity to improve social skills and play skills. Playing with these building blocks, offer a highly routine, repetitive, structured form of play. During our play therapy sessions, our group activities will be designed around the use of LEGO to help children gain skills in both verbal and non-verbal communication, sharing, turn taking, collaboration, and other social skills.LEGO Builder’s flyer
Barrie, ON September 2014, January and February 2015
Gamer’s for Boys with Autism Ontario/Simcoe
This cool program was developed by our RecreACTIVE team to create a unique Gamer’s program for young boys with Autism (9-12 years of age). This program works on the goals of self efficacy building, stress management, team building, focus, concentration, social awareness and mind/body connect.
Collingwood, ON October 2014
Teen Tuesdays! with Children’s Treatment Network/LARC
In partnership with LARC (Leisure, Recreation, Arts and Culture) and Children`s Treatment Network (Collingwood, ON) we have created a social night for teens with special needs that will include a number of social programs with our skilled Recreation Therapists to ensure a fun and successful evening once a week, for these awesome teens!
Rhythm Round Circle with Breaking Down Barriers
The program was aimed at providing an opportunity for creative expression and movement, using music, rhythm and movement. This program encouraged and inspired participants to partake in a variety of rhythmical patterns and sequences using a variety of traditional and non-traditional musical instruments, for both physical and mental stimulation.
Testimonial: Breaking Down Barriers