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Programs & Services


Therapeutic Recreation - Community & Outpatient

 Location: Melcor Centre

This service supports individuals with leisure function and behavior challenges.

Helps people with physical, social, emotional, and mental challenges that affect their leisure activity by assessing their needs and strengths, developing, following and evaluating a therapy plan.  Teaches how to use resources and take part in recreation and leisure activities by:

  • improving coping and reasoning skills
  • supporting new learning
  • supporting greater independence and quality of life
  • increasing self-efficacyand adjusting to disability
  • reducing stress, depression, and anxiety
  • promoting a positive attitude
  • teaching how to reduce the risk of falls
  • improved memory and cognitive functioning

Contact Details

Melcor Centre

Facility Address
200 4 Avenue S
Lethbridge, Alberta
T1J 4C9
Telephone
403-388-6727
Fax
403-388-6718
Accessibility

Melcor Centre has elevators and wheelchair ramps.

Hours of Operation

Monday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday

Sunday

Access
Service Providers May Include
recreation therapists, therapeutic recreation assistants
Eligibility

Adults who can no longer participate in their regular recreation and leisure activities because of a disability or illness.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Other Facilities with this Service