Young Adult Getaway – City (The Rocks, Sydney)

Young Adult Getaway - City (The Rocks, Sydney)

Mon 7 Dec 2020

Allambie Heights Campus
07/12/20 to 10/12/209am - 6pmDaily

Independent living skills getaway for 18-30's

Young Adult Getaway - CIty is an independent living skills inspired program designed for young people who finished High School.

Young people are challenged to participate in meaningful and purposeful activities, increasing their confidence and becoming active participants and choice makers in their own life. 

Social support and post school life discussions are held throughout the getaway.


What does this program involve?

  • Three nights, four days away from home in a shared living environment
  • Young people are supported in an adventurous outdoor setting to build their capacity and develop independent living skills including:
    • Team building games
    • Treasure hunt through Sydney CBD
    • Meal planning and preparation
    • Cooking meals in the communal kitchen
    • Orienteering around Sydney
    • Socialising
    • Travel training


Who is this program for?

  • Young adults aged 18 -30 years seeking living independence, new skills and social awareness
  • All disabilities are welcome, based on accommodation availability
  • Participants must be able to understand and follow instructions and communicate their needs
  • CPA welcomes both new and existing customers to attend any of our programs


What are the expected outcomes?

The program teaches participants how to:

  • Understand self and recognise different perspectives
  • Build social skills and increase confidence making new friends
  • Respond to challenges and participate in new activities
  • Become responsible for making choices and solving problems
  • Plan and implement tasks and make decisions
  • Emotional independence and increased resilience from time away from home



Limited spaces available! Register your details so you don't miss out!

Call 1300 888 378, email or complete the registration form at the top of this page.


All youth activities can be packaged under Core Supports, talk to us about how we can make your NDIS plan work for you. 

This program can be funded by your NDIS package, under the following categories:

I’m interested

  • We will be in touch with you within an hour, Mon-Fri 9:00am – 5:00pm.


Sydney Harbour YHA - The Rocks
Cumberland Street
The Rocks New South Wales

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School Leaver Employment Supports (SLES), is designed to support young people in their final year of school and those that have left school, to make a successful transition from school to employment.