Recreation and Rehabilitation Program

We provide a range of creative, social and sporting activities to help support your mental and general wellbeing, build confidence and engage in an active lifestyle.

Our popular Recreation and Rehabilitation Program – offered in Hobart, Launceston and Ulverstone – provides a broad range of creative, social and sporting opportunities to foster engagement, support mental wellbeing and promote an active lifestyle.

Program Services Include

  • Outings
  • Art groups
  • Life skills
  • Bushwalking & Fishing
  • The Roadhouse Raven’s Band
  • Unisex and mixed gender groups to encourage social integration

Participants are encouraged to explore personal interests and engage with the wider community – with the overall aim being to build confidence, increase self-esteem and promote a general feeling of wellness. Our program offerings change regularly and individuals work with staff to determine content.

Example Weekly Program

  • Monday: Fishing
  • Tuesday: Communication skills
  • Wednesday: Ten Pin Bowling
  • Thursday: Bushwalking
  • Friday: Art group


Anyone with a diagnosed mental health condition may join one of RFT’s recreation programs. There’s no need to get a referral – we’ll just need to get some details, including your medical information, before you start.


Contact our Office to find out about your nearest location on (03) 6228 3344.


Recreation programs may have a small cost to cover the expense of the activity. Please check before signing up. Costs may be covered by NDIS plans.