Therapeutic Recreation Programming

A free program available to local schools and other youth-serving organizations who wish to offer  recreationall opportunities to young people between the ages of 12 and 19 and who are being negatively impacted by their own substance use and/or the substance use of others.

Programming aims to support youth in their efforts to

  • experience healthy relationships
  • participate in activities that may have been previously inaccessible to them
  • enjoy physical activity to promote their overall wellness
  • experience alternatives to substance use
  • learn new skills

Takes place all over the West Kootenay Boundary Region and may include skiing, snowshoeing canoeing, hiking and biking.

Address / Contact Info

Freedom Quest Youth Services Society
349 Columbia Avenue Castlegar, BCV1N 1G6
Recreation Coordinator : Matt McClelland

Phone Numbers

Recreation Coordinator: (350) 304-5070
Head Office in Castlegar: 1-877-304-2676
Fax: (250) 304-2678

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Service Details

Languages spokenEnglish

Location Map

This program was last updated on: 14 Jun 2021.