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Empowering People * Improving Lives * Achieving Goals * Having Fun

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Creekside Recreational Therapy Services

Our Mission

is to empower people to improve their lives by helping them achieve their goals and have fun in the process.

We provide individual and inclusive opportunities for people of all ages and ability levels to participate in constructive recreational and educational opportunities where they can discover their strengths and unique gifts, make positive choices and are able to grow and learn the life skills they need to be successful. At Creekside Recreational Therapy Services (Creekside RTS), we believe that everyone has the potential to be a valuable member of our community.

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Some of these life skills include:
  • setting and achieving goals
  • communication and social skills
  • resisting negative peer pressure
  • using positive coping skills to handle feelings and emotions
  • cooperation and teamwork
  • functional skills

Our goal is to respond to the needs of our community by providing the people we serve and their families with innovative and effective Recreational Therapy services. We are committed to fostering the development, growth and success of children, adolescents and adults with and without disabilities by providing individualized attention as part of structured, nuturing and fun individual and/or group programs, Therapeutic Recreation activities, outings and trips.

We want to make a difference in people's lives, help them grow and positively affect our community!

To learn more about recreational therapy and the services we provide, please visit the Programs & Services link.

To learn more about the benefits Recreational Therapy, please visit the Benefits of RT link.

Save the Date - Camp SMILE Ride 2014-2

Be a part of Creekside Recreational Therapy Services -- Get Involved or Donate today!

For additional information, to volunteer, donate or to schedule an appointment email Creekside Recreational Therapy Services at or call 252-349-0220. Appointments can generally be scheduled within ten business days.