Seeking Nominations for the Agency Citation Award

In September 2001, The Professional Development and Education Committee of the British Columbia Therapeutic Recreation Association (BCTRA) initiated the distinguished Agency Award to recognize agencies that have rendered outstanding Therapeutic Recreation services. This award is intended to acknowledge agencies who:

  • formally recognizes affiliation with members of BCTRA
  • actively are involved with university or college studies through practicum, work experience opportunities, presentations, etc.
  • promotes research, which has helped advance the profession of Therapeutic Recreation.
  • recognized for exemplary therapeutic recreation programs by clients,Image result for standard of excellence
  • board of directors and or other disciplines.

It is intended that the services contributed by the agency have supported and promoted the field of Therapeutic Recreation.

Nominations should include: a summary of the services contributed by the agency, and a letter indicating why the agency should be granted the award, outlining how the agency has helped advance the profession of therapeutic recreation. Deadline for nominations is October 16th, 2020.


Previous Winners Include: Blind Beginnings, THRIVE Program, Open Door Group Service Society, Power to Be Adventure Therapy, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, Recreation Innovation Victoria (RIV). St. Paul’s Hospital for Paul Gallant and his team of professionals.


To Nominate an Agency:

  1. Click on the link.
  2. Scroll down to the Agency Citation Award Nomination Form.