Young Adult Getaway (Newcastle)

Young Adult Getaway (Newcastle)

Mon 19 Apr 2021

Allambie Heights Campus
DateTimeRecurrence
19/4/21 to 22/4/219am - 6pmDaily

Independent living skills getaway for 18-35's

Young Adult Getaway is an independent living skills inspired program designed for young adults that want to have fun and experience the great outdoors.

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

 

What does this program involve?

  • Three nights, four days away from home in a shared living environment
  • Young people are supported to build their capacity and develop independent living skills through the following activities:
    • Team building games
    • Meal planning, preparation and cooking
    • Socialising with their fellow participants
    • Navigating the city, while experiencing local street art
    • Visits to local landmarks and beaches
    • Travel training of brand new state of the art trasport system

 

Who is this program for?

  • Young adults aged 18 -35 years seeking living independence, new skills and social awareness
  • All disabilities are welcome
  • Participants must be able to understand and follow instructions and communicate their needs

 

What are the expected outcomes?

The program teaches participants how to:

  • Increase confidence to live independently from parents
  • Build skills to plan and prepare a healthy meal independently
  • Increase household budgeting skills
  • Increase knowledge and confidence searching rental properties
  • Develop problem solving processes for activities of daily living

 

REGISTER TODAY!

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

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.
 

Address

187 Allambie Road
Allambie Heights New South Wales 2100
61 Parklea Avenue
Croudace Bay New South Wales 2280
6 Teamster Close
Tuggerah New South Wales 2259
Newcastle New South Wales

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