Lifestyle Supports

Lifestyles Supports program provides culturally appropriate services to Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander & Cultured children, young people, individuals with a disability and children in out of home care, their families and communities.

We strive to engage and empower Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander & Cultured children, young people and individuals to achieve their aspirations, reduce barriers to reach positive outcomes.

Our team are grounded on respect, humility, compassion, honesty, truth, sharing and love.
Wellness exists when there is connection to community, country and self

For a unique plan, delivery and client centred approach you’ve come to the right place.

Lifestyle Services

Independent Living Skills

  • Meal planning, cooking and nutrition
  • Money management
  • Domestic skills such as laundry and cleaning
  • Personal care and hygiene
  • Organising and attending appointments

Community, Social & Recreational Supports…Build Confidence and pursue interests:

  • Support to expand social networks and friendship groups
  • Practical skill building activities such as numeracy, literacy and financial management
  • Life and transition planning such as transitioning from school to adulthood
  • Volunteering opportunities with organisations such as meals on wheels and other community groups
  • Connection into REFOCUS Child & Family Wellbeing activities and Gunyah Of Wellness, Aboriginal Medical Service

Hub Activities

  • Social outings
  • Music groups
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Swimming, hydrotherapy and water aerobics
  • Dancing
  • Gym, bowling and other leisure activities

Holiday Supports

  • Holiday planning, researching destinations and gathering information
  • Budgeting with consideration to the funds the person we support has available to finance the holiday
  • Booking the holiday accommodation and transportation
  • General social skills

For more information call us on 5417 4483 or 5442 3992. Email referral or enquiry to lifestyles@refocus.org.au.