Disability and Mental Health

Under the National Disability Insurance Scheme we are improving the capacity of people with a disability to exercise choice and control over the services that are provided to them.

Our service culture focuses on upholding human rights and fostering the well-being, inclusion, safety and quality of life of all people with a disability. Click Here for our service wheel. We offer programs specially targeted to Children, Teens, Young Adults and Adults.

Children

Our Malkara Program is the ACT’s first integrated school holiday care service for children with a disability or for children who have high support needs. The program provides children with access to a school holiday care service which caters for their individual needs, interests and general well-being.

July 2019 School Holiday Program – Malkara
(PDF Download) 

Booking Form (PDF Download)

Registration Form (PDF Download)

 

Teens Program

Our Teens Program is a social and recreational program for young people with a disability. It provides the opportunity for young people to develop and enhance their social skills and build peer networks.

After School Care
The Teens After School Care program is conducted Monday to Friday from 3.00 pm until 6.00 pm during school terms (closed on public holidays).

July Teen Programs

July Teen Program Gungahlin
(PDF Download)

July Teen Program Tuggeranong
(PDF Download)

Teen School Holiday Program

The Teens School Holiday program is conducted Monday to Friday from 9.00 am until 5.30 pm during school holidays (closed on public holidays).

All Teens Programs are based on the corner of Pitman & Holwell Streets in Tuggeranong and also at 47 Ernest Cavanagh Street Gungahlin.

Some eligibility and requirements will need to be met during the transition phase. Please Contact Us to discuss.

If you are interested in applying, please complete and return the registration form.  The manager will then contact you to discuss your eligibility and arrange for a meeting.

July 2019 School Holiday Program – Gungahlin Teens (PDF Download)

July 2019 School Holiday Program – Tuggeranong Teens (PDF Download)

Booking Form (PDF Download)

Registration Form (PDF Download)

Young Adults Program

Our Young Adults Program is a post school program for young adults with a disability. This program adopts a person-centred approach that is responsive to participants’ needs and wants.

July Young Adults Programs

July Young Adults Program – Gungahlin
(PDF Download)

July Young Adults Program – Tuggeranong
(PDF Download)

Some eligibility and requirements will need to be met during the transition phase. Please Contact Us to discuss.

If you are interested in applying for the Program, please complete and return the registration form.  The manager will then contact you to discuss the program and arrange for a meeting.

Young Adults is based at 47 Ernest Cavanagh Street Gungahlin.

Adults Program

Our Adults Program is an activities based program for adults with disabilities.  The program is conducted by an experienced coordinator and a dedicated team of volunteers in group settings. There is an emphasis on providing a friendly, supportive environment in which personal development and confidence can flourish. The program operates in Tuggeranong on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesday mornings.

July Adults Program

July Adults Program (PDF Download)

Some eligibility and requirements will need to be met during the transition phase. Please Contact Us to discuss.

For people with a disability who do not receive a funded plan under the NDIS, a Social Support Club will be available.

If you are interested in applying for the Program, please complete and return the registration form.  The manager will then contact you to discuss the program and arrange for a meeting.

Service Locations

Southern Hub

Corner Pitman & Holwell Streets, GREENWAY ACT, 2900

Gungahlin Community Centre

47 Ernest Cavanagh Street, GUNGAHLIN ACT, 2912

Southern Hub

Corner Pitman & Holwell Streets, GREENWAY ACT, 2900

Gungahlin Community Centre

47 Ernest Cavanagh Street, GUNGAHLIN ACT, 2912

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