Therapeutic Recreation Activities

Recreation Therapists at ARTC involve clients in activities that are oriented to treatment, education or recreation as a means of improving the health and well being of clients.

 Our RT staff treat the whole person, designing programs that meet their physical, social, cognitive and emotional needs.

 All staff are available and willing to offer support and information about other community resources available to assist caregivers in their roles.

Some examples of RT programs include:

Physical - bocci ball, movement to music, walks, gardening, bowling, volleyball, woodworking, Wii games and crafts.

Social - cooking and baking groups, intergenerational programs, holiday parties, guest speakers, discussion groups, luncheons, and BBQs.

 Cognitive - world travel, trivia, quizzes, crosswords, board games, and computer games.

 Emotional - reminisce, book club, discussion groups, music, drumming circle.

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Community Exercise Programs
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Weekly ARTC Caregiver Group Meetings - Monday mornings..
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Caregivers were recognized through the Heroes in the Home  awards on May 5, 2014.
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ARTC satellite program at the Willett in Paris is now offered Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

Stroke Recovery Group Meetings:
2nd Tuesday of each month. 1:30 - 3:30 pm at ARTCCall ARTC to register at
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Caregiver Support Meetings:  Third Thursday of every month at ARTC from 6:30 - 8:00 pm.