Therapeutic Recreation Center

Contact Calendar of Events Inclusion Services
Youth Programs Teen and Adult Programs Amenities

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Center Supervisor: Beth Lucas
Email: beth.lucas@tucsonaz.gov
Address: 1000 S. Randolph Way
Phone Number: 520-791-4504

Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri/Sat/Sun Closed
Holidays Closed

Our mission is to provide programs that develop and enhance lifelong recreational pursuits for people with disabilities through adaptive, aquatic and inclusive recreation opportunities.

Calendar of Events

Recreation Inclusion Services for Youth & Adults

Recreation Inclusion provides opportunities for youth and adults, with and without special needs or disabilities to experience recreation and leisure time together.

If you have any questions, call the Inclusion Coordinator, Sue Jansen at 520-837-8060.

Behavior Expectations

As in all programs offered by Parks and Recreation, the expectation of every participant is to follow the basic rules of conduct.

A participant may be excluded from a program if their presence poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others, or requires a fundamental alteration of the program.

Monthly Social Dance

First Saturday of each month from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Armory Center, 220 S. Fifth Ave.
Register at the door
Admission: $1 and a current ID required - 16+

Dances are co-sponsored by Old Pueblo Civitan

To register, please call 791-4504

Youth Programs

  • Young Athletes Program for kids with developmental disabilities ages 2 1/2 to 7 years, Play group to prepare children for participation in Special Olympics Sports. Wednesday afternoons at T.R.C.
  • Juniors Active in Wheelchair Sports for kids ages 6-16 Saturday mornings at Donna Liggins Center, 2160 N. 6th Ave.

kids outside    kids inside

Teen and Adult Programs

 

  • Recreational Bowling
    Ages 14+
    All disabilities
    Monday afternoons at Lucky Strike Lanes. Please call 791-4504 for more information.
  • Central Social Club
    Ages 22+ with developmental disabilities
    Thursday evenings at Therapeutic Recreation Center.
  • Adult Wheelchair Basketball
    Tuesday and Thursday evenings at Northwest Neighborhood Center, 2160 N. 6th Ave.
    Call Therapeutic Recreation at 791-4504 for information.
  • Special Olympics Basketball teams now forming.
    Call Therapeutic Recreation at 791-4504 for information.
  • Multiple Sclerosis Social Group for all ages.
    Call Therapeutic Recreation at 791-4504 for information.
  • T'ai Chi for Individuals with Physical Disabilities
    Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
    Call Therapeutic Recreation at 791-4504 for information.
  • Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
    1st Tuesday afternoon of each month
    Call Therapeutic Recreation at 791-4504 for information.
  • Parent Support Group - Offered by the Down Syndrome Connection
    For parents of children who have disabilities
    2nd Wednesday evening of each month
    Call Therapeutic Recreation at 791-4504 for information.

teens playing basketball    basketball team posing

Amenities Information

Indoor

  • Kitchen
  • Large meeting room
  • Arts and crafts room

Outdoor

  • Covered playground
  • Enclosed backyard
  • Covered ramada