Centre-Based Day Respite
Socialising with like-minded people is important for your wellbeing. Our personalised approach means you access a range of programs and activities that are of interest to you. Our qualified staff and trained volunteers are genuinely interested in enabling you to “have a good day” and we achieve this by getting to know you, your likes/dislikes, hobbies and interests and providing activities that meet your needs. Activities include but are not limited to yoga/tai chi, Men’s Shed, music/choir, dancing/drama, arts and crafts, digital technology classes, gardening/horticulture and outings.
Much more than just place to fill in the day, our services provide programs that actively engage with individuals to help them to identify and express their needs, wants and goals. Our priority is providing quality care in a safe and stimulating environment. Our qualified staff and volunteers are matched to meet individual needs.
Activities we offer are influenced by the hobbies and interests of our clients. Some of our activities across our locations include:
- music and choir groups
- dancing and drama
- wellbeing activities such as – yoga or tai chi
- men’s shed / groups
- day trips to the beach
- scrapbooking, knitting, crocheting
- technology classes – internet, email
- cultural connections
- gardening and horticulture
- special events such as Australia Day, Mother’s Day, Melbourne Cup.
Our day respite centres are located in:
- Jamboree Heights