Social & Community Participation
We understand that Participation in social & recreational activities is quite important for us, as it brings a lot of joy however to participate fully one may require adequate planning and for people with disabilities it means having a proper support network to assist with appropriate needs. It also require proper travel arrangement to feel relaxed and enjoy to the fullest while attending to such activities.
We have a great team of staff who are friendly, caring and trained to support you for all your social and community participation needs.
Few details about this support category is as below -
Social Community and Civic participation ndis support can be found in your NDIS plan under CORE and CAPACITY BUILDING support category.
Assistance with Social and Community Participation
This category supports NDIS participants to meet goals relating to participating in community, social or recreational activities. These activities may be provided in a centre or in a community setting.
For an example, this can involve a Disability Support Worker to support you to travel to and attend a music concert.
Also support for activities that are either centre-based or out in the community (e.g. to attend a social group) at standard or higher intensity rates.
Examples of some of the activities under this category may include:
Go to personal development courses
Be a member and/or join a social group
Go for an outing or a holiday
Go on a holiday tour
Go to shopping, or visit your local hub, club or library
Go to watch a movie or a concert, and/or
Attend to community events, and/or
This category of support can also be provided in a centre or a group setting and the rates for the activity may vary from individual rates and will be based on staff:participant ratio.
CAPACITY BUILDING SUPPORTS
Increased Social and Community Participation ndis
This category of supports assist you to participate in activities such as tuitions, art classes, sports coaching and similar activities that build skills and independence.
Activities such as camps, classes and vacation activities that have capacity building components can also fall under this category of supports.
What is good about us and our niche to provide this support?
We have a strong belief of providing services that are person centric, supportive and friendly.
We will do a thorough planning around your needs and preferences. We tailor the supports in the most person centred manner that will enable you to achieve your social and skill building goals to the fullest.
Our training and induction processes ensure that the support staff caring for you are adequately informed about your needs and provide you with the service quality that you will like.