Therapeutic Recreation Ontario (TRO) is the professional association that represents Therapeutic Recreation practitioners in the province. It was established in 1999 and has since grown to a membership of more than 1,800 practitioners, educators, and students.
TRO’s vision is therapeutic recreation for all. Our mission is to empower our TRs and partners through professional development, advocacy and sustainable growth. We offer quality membership services, networking opportunities, evidence-based research and best practices. We set the standard for excellence in the profession through our Designation (R/TRO).
With the goal of reflecting members’ needs and interests and striving to elevate and advance the Therapeutic Recreation profession, the following four Strategic Priorities have been identified for TRO for 2019-2021: Technology, Engagement, Advocacy and Sustainable Growth. A number of objectives have been identified under each Strategic Priority that will be implemented both in the near future and over the next three years. Read more here: 2019-2021 TRO Strategic Plan