Next Step to Active Living (NSTAL) is an Adult Day Program for individuals with an acquired physical disability. NSTAL provides individuals with the skills, abilities, and confidence to independently participate in community recreation activities.
This therapeutic recreation program is structured to provide support, guidance, and assistance with various recreation activities, with the goal of transitioning individuals to independent community participation.
Independent participation is developed through self-identified goals, functional assessments, regular check-ins, and consultations.
The program is operated by a supportive team of dedicated professionals with specialized training and experience to meet the needs of participants.
Participants have the opportunity to engage in a variety of physical, social, and cognitive activities including:
This program is not suitable for individuals with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias.
Introduction to community recreation participation:
Participants pay per session. A minimum of 2 activities per day is required. The length of the session varies. Scheduled payments are available. No drop-in is available.
NSTAL takes place at two locations in Mississauga:
There are three steps in applying to the NSTAL Program:
If you have any questions about NSTAL, contact Dawn Pech at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 905-615-4770 ext. 2294, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.