“Recreational Therapy, also known as therapeutic recreation, is a systematic process that utilizes recreation and other activity-based interventions to address the assessed needs of individuals with illnesses and/or disabling conditions, as a means to psychological and physical health, recovery and well-being”- National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC)

The H.E.A.R.T. Center works with individuals to maintain Physical, Social, Cognitive, and Emotional functioning.

The skills, self-confidence and empowerment children gain while participating in sports and recreation activities, transfer into their daily lives and help them to become healthier, happier, and more productive students and individuals. The program introduces children with disabilities to new ways of being healthy and active.

Current Services Offered:

  • Adaptive Sports

  • Aquatics

  • Fitness

How It Works:

Recreational Therapy programs are individualized to meet the needs and goals of each client. Upon registration, your therapist will set up a time to do your initial assessment and consultation. Treatment will be billed for 8 sessions and will be held one time per week. Services will be provided in home, or at local recreation facility and provided by a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist.

Register today by calling 480-584-6151 or emailing