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Disabilty Services - Weekend Extend
'A fun and stimulating, recreational program for people with disabilities.'
The Weekend Extend program is a community based recreational program for people with disabilities.
This program offers great opportunities for participants to make new friends, learn new skills, to become a part of the community and most of all to have a lot of fun.
A small group of participants ensures each person is given every opportunity to extend their skills, experiences and friendships.
Weekend Extend at various times depending on the activity. Most activities run for 6 hours. Camps are weekend long (Friday to Sunday).
Some activities may be held in the evening to make the most of community events.
Participants can be 16 years and above.
click here for Program of Activities July-December 2017
click here for Weekend Extend Booking Form
Activities this semester include: Dinner and live music, Ice Hockey, Rhododendren Gardens, Stonefruit Orchard, The Zoo, Royal Melbourne Show, AFL match, Netball, Queenscliff Music Festival, Jurassic World, Puffing Billy and camps. Click on above links for details.
What are the costs?
This program is not funded, therefore participants will be charged a fee for service.
$180 per participant for about a 6 hour day covers staffing, transport, meals and all program costs. Some activites may attract higher costs.
This cost may be funded in a number of ways, through your individual support package, through other funding sources such as Breakaway, Carerlinks or self funded.
October 20th-22nd- Warburton
November 10th-12th - Tootgarook
December 8th-10th- Phillip Island
A great chance for people with disabilities to get away, meet new friends and most of all have fun. Staying at completely accessible accommodation, these weekend getaways will include many local activities.
Cost - $990 which includes accommodation, transport, support staff, meals and all activities.
It is important to be aware of the program's new cancellation policies as well as the rights and responsibilities of all participants before booking found here.
LIMITED PLACES SO BOOK NOW!!
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