Social Support

Social Support provides a valuable opportunity for our clients to socialise and develop relationships whilst learning life skills to encourage and promote full participation within the community. Open Arms Care Inc. Disability Services has been delivering this funding via weekly activities for many years and each class has shaped and fashioned their own unique successes year after year.

Weekly Programs for those aged over 18 years (requires a $10.00 client contribution):

  • Pamper – Monday (women only)
  • Men’s Shed – Tuesday (men only)
  • Cooking – Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
  • Visual Art – Wednesday and Thursday
  • Drama – Thursday Evening
  • Men’s Group – Friday (men only)
  • Women’s World – Friday (women only)

Saturday Kids Groups held once per month for those in the following age groups (cost as per activity):

  • 5 – 8 years (Tin Lids)
  • 9 – 12 years (Adventurers)
  • 13 – 17 years (Mod Squad)

Other activities can include:

  • Supported holidays
  • Seasonal Dance Parties
  • Transport assistance available on request