Are you a big animal lover? Join us at Grattan House in September or October, where you can experience a wonderful zootopia escape with our support workers! The DisabilityCo invites NDIS participants for animal themed facepainting, a visit to the Electric Animal Kingdom, the zoo and aquarium in the city, as well as watch the “Zootopia” movie with us.
DisabilityCo Webinar on Easy Read Documents and Accessible Communication for People with Intellectual Disability
Did you know research has shown that 44% of Australians have low English literacy? If you have clients that have low literacy skils or an intellectual disability, this is a great opportunity for you and your team to ask questions to our guest speaker, Caroline Livanos, the Founder and Lead Writer at Easy Read Australia.
Are you a fan of comics, cosplay or gaming? You should join us at Grattan House in June to visit the Comic Con Exhibition in the city for the weekend. The Comic Con Exhibition held at Melbourne Exhibition Center. There will be a Cosplay parade, lip sync battles in costumes, a music and enterainment stage, a variety of gaming districts (PC, console and table top), and a just dance arena.
We are excited to be hosting another free training webinar for our support coordinaton and professional community. April 2 was World Autism Awareness Day and to show our support, we decided to do the next webinar on Supporting Autistic Adults with Behavioural Therapy and Strategies.
We are proud to be launching our Social Saturday Events so our community have the chance to meet and have fun with other like-minded clients and support workers. In April, we are hosting a Scones and Tea Themed session in a beautiful spot in Mount Dandenong.
We’re hosting a Family Fun Day to fundraise for the All-Abilities Cranbourne Eagles Football Team. There will be a $2 sausage sizzle, a free jumping castle and car show, as well as $2 face painting and $2 henna body art.
We are proud to be launching our Social Saturday Events at Grattan House, our Respite Accommodation in the city! Each month is a different theme, ranging from Dessert Socials to Pokemon Club Catch Ups. Social Saturdays is a great chance for you to come down to Grattan House and have a fun time meeting other like-minded people.