Leisure, Family, and Recreation Department

The Department of Leisure, Family, and Recreation is comprised of three divisions: Recreation, Neighborhoods & Families, and Youth Services.

It is the vision of the Department of Leisure, Family and Recreation that every child, youngster and adult will thrive within strong, caring and supportive communities, families and neighborhoods. Quality of life is enhanced through the provision of diverse recreational, environmental, cultural, educational and leisurely opportunities.

The mission of the Department of Leisure, Family and Recreation is to serve Manchester's community by promoting the safety, permanency and well-being of its children, youth and families.