Recreation Nova Scotia is a province wide, not for profit organization established in 1998 to promote the values and benefits of recreation and leisure; resulting from a merger of the Recreation Association of Nova Scotia, the Recreation Council on Disability in Nova Scotia, and Volunteer Nova Scotia. In partnership with the volunteers and professional recreation community, Recreation Nova Scotia advocates on behalf of all Nova Scotians for high quality recreation and leisure opportunities.
Recreation Nova Scotia is committed to maintaining relationships with recreation directors, community organizations, government officials, students, the business sector and other professionals in the recreation field to ensure that stable funding and quality service continue to define the recreation delivery system in Nova Scotia.
Recreation Nova Scotia works to ensure that all Nova Scotians have the right to enjoy accessible, high quality recreational activities. The personal, social, economic, and environmental benefits of recreation are the essence of a healthy community.
We are Nova Scotia’s Voice For Recreation and Leisure! By becoming a member of Recreation Nova Scotia, you are joining an active, dynamic organization. We have over 1000 members committed to leisure education and services that promote the value and benefits of recreation.