Cooking Life Skills

We design bespoke programs for our NDIS clients to build capacity and promote independence in socialization, practice communication and other skills needed for daily living. We have individual sessions and small groups sessions available.

Pre Beautician and skin care course – continued over two terms.

Recycled sewing – making bags of various kinds from recycled denim. Involves learning to use a sewing machine.

Cooking – planning, budgeting, buying ingredients, and cooking snacks or small meals.

Shopping for personal items – clothing, toiletries, entertainment, how to locate items from shelves, who to ask if it cannot be found.

Graduated work experience – tailored to client needs - note in COVID times this program is suspended.

Outings with friends to cafés, choosing from the menu. How to speak to service/shop/ café personnel, checking change, reading from the menu and ordering preferences and so on.

Outings with friend to other local places – planning the journey and time taken to return, travel costs and so on.

This is just a small range of things that can be designed around client needs and preferences. Talk to us about your ideas!

To apply to enrol please contact us.