Teen Camp – April 2021

Teen Camp - April 2021

Mon 5 Apr 2021

DateTimeRecurrence
05/4/21 to 08/4/217am - 6pm-none-

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

We are taking expressions of interest!

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If your teenager would benefit from getting out and about, CPA Camps are the perfect school holiday program.

This social and independent living skills program is designed for young people aged 13-17 years seeking fun, adventure with the opportunity to experience independence away from home.

The program provides teens with the opportunity to develop social skills and friendships, try new activities aimed at increasing confidence, develop resilience, and make choices about their own lives, all in a fun setting.

CPA Youth Coaches work with each person to guide them towards their individual program goals while making friends and amazing memories. 

 

What does this program involve?

  • Three nights, four days away from home (location TBC)
  • Purposeful activities that build independence and social skills including:
    • Team building games
    • Sports activities (including archery, water sports and abseiling)
    • Meal planning and preparation
    • Orienteering
    • Developing social communication skills
    • Domestic chores

During this camp, young people can complete their Adventurous Journey for the Duke of Edenborough award!

 

What are the expected outcomes?

The program teaches teenagers how to:

  • Understand self and recognise different perspectives
  • Build social communication skills
  • 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

 

Who is this program for?

  • Young people aged 13 -17 years seeking social independence, new skills and adventure
  • All disabilities are welcome 
  • 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

 

REGISTER YOUR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST TODAY!

Register your details so you don't miss out! You will receive confirmation of your registration when camp details have been confirmed.

Call 1300 888 378, email ask@cerebralpalsy.org.au 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.