Penrith Skills 4 Life Term 2
Northcott’s ‘Skills 4 Life’ program empowers young people with disability aged 14 to 17 years with the skills to:
- Express an opinion, communicate 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 8th May||Introduction and program overview||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 10th May||What’s the time?||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 15th May||Looking after yourself||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 17th May||Travel training planning||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 22nd May||Using public transport||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 24th May||Reading a map scavenger hunt – Part 1||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 29th May||Money skills – Part 1||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 31st May||Money skills – Part 2||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 5th June||Healthy lifestyle – Part 1||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 7th June||Budgeting and shopping for snack foods||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 12th June||Cooking snack foods||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 14th June||Healthy Lifestyle – Part 2||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 19th June||Reading a map scavenger hunt – Part 2||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 21st June||Games||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 26th June||Computer skills||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 28th June||Ordering takeaway||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday 3rd July||Learning a new hobby – Part 1||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
|Thursday 5th July||Learning a new hobby – Part 2||3:45pm to 6:00pm|
Location: Penrith Office, 30 Belmore Street, Penrith
Out of pocket cost: $90 per term
NDIS cost: $45.54 per session @ 1:3 support ratio ($819.72 for Term 2 2018). NDIS costs are based off the standard needs ratio. If you require a higher level of support please contact us for
a customised quote. Prices are based off the current price guide and are subject to change.
What to bring: Please bring a drink to all sessions and an OPAL card on public transport days.
RSVP: Places are strictly limited. Please RSVP a minimum of two weeks 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. We require a minimum of six participants for an activity to go ahead.