Skills 4 life – Term 2

Event date: 3 July 2019 , Comments

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 

Our Skills 4 Life program is offered in multiple locations – scroll down to find your closest centre!

Week 1 – Session 1 All About Me
Week 1 – Session 2 Setting Goals
Week 2 – Session 1 Planning to Cook
Week 2 -Session 2 Cooking
Week 3 – Session 1 Community Part 1
Week 3 – Session 2 Problem Solving
Week 4 – Session 1 Travel Training
Week 4 – Session 2 Telling the Time
Week 5 – Session 1  Relationships
Week 5 – Session 2   Coping With Emotions
Week 6- Session 1 Planning to Cook
Week 6 – Session 2  Cooking
Week 7 – Session 1 Planning to Cook
Week 7 – Session 2 Cooking
Week 8 – Session 1  Community Part 2
Week 8 – Session 2  Healthy Living
Week 9 – Session 1  Social Skills
Week 9 – Session 2  Following Directions
Week 10 – Session 1  Planning a Party
Week 10 – Session 2   End of Term Party

The time and day of each session varies between location – click on the location below to see more program details.  


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.


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