Social Supports

Access to Social, Community and Recreational Activities

Connect Care Services know your local community because we are apart of it! We will connect you with a support worker who best fits your needs, personality and interests so you can build a good rapport and feel at ease about exploring new opportunities with their assistance.

Whether you would like to take part in a new activity or hobby, meet new people or just get out and explore, our Support Workers strive to make your community goals a reality. They will actively support you to make your own choices and new connections while encouraging your independence.

Here are a few activities that we will be able to assist you with:

Social + Community

  • Visiting Landmarks around Victoria,
  • Going on day trip adventures to the Great ocean road, 12 Apostles, Eureka Sky Deck.
  • Meeting new friends or reconnecting with the old ones;
  • Communication skills.
  • Personal presentation skills
  • Developing relationships

Connect Care Services is known for connecting and initiating friendships for our participants that are life long. We aim to connect each participant with a friend of a similar age and interests.

Recreational

  • Taking art classes
  • Joining/learning to swim with our swimming program at Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre
  • Joining our Basketball programs at the Latrobe University Sport Stadium; Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced groups.
  • Gardening
  • Joining a social group or community activity
  • Assistance and guidance at a paid job.
  • Going to the footy or the movies

These are some of our suggestions from our existing participants interests, We can support you with whatever you’d like to do… We understand that everyone is different.