Who can Benefit from Therapeutic Recreation?

Everyone can!

For people with developmental and intellectual disabilities, recreation can improve quality of life. It can help to reduce pain, help with motor skills, and build lasting friendships. From movies to bingo to sports, our programs have something for everyone!

Recreational Programs
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What is Early Intervention?

A program for infants and toddlers.

If you are concerned about your child's development, DDRC is here to help. From free evaluations to services and supports, we are committed to helping your child in any way we can. From speech therapy to behavior services, we are here for you and your baby.

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What is Therapeutic Learning?

Programs that enhance socialization.

Through Therapeutic Learning Connections, people can experience a wide range of community interactions. From arts and crafts to hiking and biking, supervised activities can provide lots of benefits for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Do you Want A Better Choice?

We can help.

A Better Choice provides help with everything from hygene to money management. Through A Better Choice, you can even bring on your own staff and provide Family Caregiver Services.

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DDRC is a 501(3)(c) Non-Profit

DDRC is a Colorado non-profit organization. If you would like more information about our non-profit activities, please visit the DDRC website.

We Provide Case Management

DDRC is the Community Centered Board (CCB) for Jefferson, Clear Creek, Summit and Gilpin counties in Colorado.

Facts & Figures

Did You Know...

On a monthly average, 275 individuals utilize the therapeutic pool. This includes people that DDRC serves and several outside organizations and individuals that visit the pool on a weekly basis.


What Your Neighbors are Saying

"DDRC has changed our lives. My family is so thankful to everyone in the TLC program. Who knew we had family-friendly recreation that was safe and beneficial for our daughter right around the corner!"

- Jane P., Arvada, Colorado