Penrith – Skills 4 Life Term 1
Northcott’s ‘Skills 4 Life’ program empowers young people with disability aged 14 to 17 years with the skills to:
- Express an opinion, communication and participate in discussions
- Contribute to decision making
- Work with and respect others
- Build confidence, independence and a healthy self esteem
- Identify personal strengths and weaknesses
|Tuesday 5 February||Planning to Cook||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 7 February||Cooking||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 12 February||Scavenger Hunt||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 14 February||Knots/Belts/Ties||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 19 February||Basic First Aid||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 21 February||Stranger Danger||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 26 February||Travel Training||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 28 February||Emergency Services||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 5 of March||Social Media Security and Privacy||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 7 March||Money Skills||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 12 of March||Personal Hygiene||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 14 March||Games Day||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 19 March||Planning to Cook||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 21 March||Cooking||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 26 March||Dealing with Bullying||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 28 March||Drivers License 101||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 2 April||Time Management||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 4 April||Party Planning||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Tuesday 9 April||Art Project||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
|Thursday 11 April||End of Term Easter Party||4:30pm to 6:30pm|
Location: 30 Belmore Street, Penrith
Cost: $90 per term
What to bring: Please bring a drink and afternoon tea, an OPAL card on public transport days and if possible a companion card on days where the group is out in the community.
NDIS cost: The NDIS cost is based on a 1:3 standard ratio. If you require a higher level of support please contact us for a customised quote. Prices are based off the current NDIS guide as of July 1st 2018 and are subject to change.
RSVP: Places are strictly limited. Please RSVP a minimum of two week before the start of term.
Cancellations: If you need to cancel your place once it has been confirmed please contact Northcott on 1800 818 286. Please give at least 24 hours notice for any cancellations.
Confirmations: Confirmations for all activities will be sent out once the minimum numbers have been reached. Please be aware that a minimum of three participants are needed for an activity to go ahead.