This program provides a range of exciting, developmental and interactive activities and opportunities through community and centre based activities. LifeSkills is tailored to meet the clients’ individual needs, interests and preferences by promoting participation and inclusion in the local community.
LifeSkills offers a diverse selection of support options based on developing skills for independence and community living. Programming is strongly influenced by individual choices, community resourcing and carer needs.
The program is funded on an individual basis from a variety of sources (i.e.: Disability Services Commission funded programs, FaHCSIA funded programs and self-funded).
My Life: My Way Self Directed Services in WA
Programming may vary depending upon the needs and goals of each person and can include 1-to-1 support or small groups of 3-5 people.
There is a strong focus on participation in communities and encouraging friendships.
Individuals are assisted in the development of their personal and social skills including independent decision making and choice, health and wellbeing, lifelong learning and educational activities and pre-vocational skills. Where appropriate, Individuals are assisted to access public transport.