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TR Awareness Month
February 2022

Therapeutic Recreation: Don't just survive. Thrive!

TRO is pleased to present Members with our 2022 TR Awareness Month toolkit full of valuable resources to help you plan your own TR Awareness Month advocacy events and activities.  

Celebrate TR with COVID-compliant event/activity ideas 

This year's updated collection of great resources includes a PowerPoint presentation about TR you can share with clients, employers and your community, a TR infographic that you can share both online or by printing and circulating to your contacts, as well as our updated 28 Day TR Challenge and Calendar – a fun way to help you redefine what TR means to you and your community every day during the month of February. 

Share on social media! 

As you are planning your TR Awareness Month activities and events, please remember to share your happenings with your TRO community! Share highlights from your events on TRO’s TwitterFacebook or Instagram channels using the hashtags


We will be retweeting and sharing!

Many thanks to Monica Almas, R/TRO of the Membership Services Committee, along with Gabriella Beck, Amanda Ead, and Gary Leung, who are recent graduates from Mohawk College, as well as Jessie Jones for their contributions to the 2022 TR awareness month promotional package of materials.


2022 TR Awareness Month Toolkit

We hope you find these resources useful for your events and activities during TR Awareness Month. 


TR Awareness Month Poster 
We are a range of poster options. Download and print the poster that best fits your area of practice, or use them all to illustrate the variety of ways TR benefits many different populations.

Download all 8 TR Awareness Month posters


TR Information Presentation
Share this with clients, colleagues, your employer (PowerPoint file)

PDF version available here


Guide to Self Care
A guide to self care for Recreation Therapists.


2022 TRO Awards Nomination Poster
Nominate a TR and earn PCCs, plus a chance to win a TRO prize pack! (nominations are open NOW, deadline is Feb. 28, 2022).


Inspirational Quotes and Online Resources 


28 Day TR Challenge Calendar
An easy-to-follow daily guide to help you redefine what leisure means to you and your community during February 2022. 


Media & Event Ideas
Helpful tips and ideas for hosting and promoting your own virtual TR awareness events and activities in your community
(please be sure to follow COVID-19 restrictions in your area).


Puzzles & Games
Have fun and learn more about TR at the same time! Print out and give to your clients. 


TRO Scope of Practice
You'll find this and other documents to help you advocate for and advance the TR profession on our Professional Documents page


Elevator Statements 
about Registration with TRO
Use these short descriptions to jumpstart a conversation about the R/TRO and R/TRO DIP designations


More infographics! 

Check our Resources page for more info.

Conducting in-person visits during COVID-19

Visiting your loved ones in care homes during COVID-19

TR Programming Tips & Resources

Making meals together at home

Fun, meaningful activities to do at home during COVID-19