Disability Services

At Building Friendships our plan is to improve services to all and go the extra mile to ensure individual happiness. Offering more than just a day out but an incorporated fun learning experience. There is an ongoing commitment for our company to improve independence, life skills, social participation and an overall quality of life with our clients.

Whilst doing the above we will encourage and assist with developing new life skills for our clients. We will guide and assist them with day to day living and over all good health and well being.

A sample of life skills we will focus on include:

  • Budgeting
  • Organisational skills
  • Participation within the community
  • Home Skills
  • Social skills
  • Working on a time schedule
  • Public Transport
  • Cooking skills
  • Domestic Skills
  • Inclusion

By focusing on the strengths and abilities of our clients we strive to maximise independence and autonomy. We will assist and support them to achieve their desired outcomes.

Healthy lifestyle…

At Building Friendships, we encourage healthy lifestyle choices, with fresh food and plenty of laughter and fun. Both the mind and body will participate in all of our carefully planned activities, which include fine motor, gross motor, sensory, tactile as relatable activates.

Fun and Interaction…

We wish for all of our clients to benefit from the group involvement of our programs. Meeting new friends and developing new friendships for life.

Our Plan…

Our plan at Building Friendships is to replicate a homely yet structured fun environment where learning life skills becomes part of the fun. All aspects of daily living from meal planning, cooking to cleaning up afterwards are a part of our focus. All of our staff are passionate and committed to see our clients learn desired self-care and independence skills, to allow them to become as independent as possible in the future


Life Skills Development Day

Life skills

Our uniquely tailored life skills program provides participants with an opportunity to own their own chicken and to care for it. Participants are guided to maintain and care for their chicken and watch it mature as the chicken produces eggs for our clients to then use in the cooking section of this program. Clients will also plant and maintain vegetable beds, harvesting and then cooking up the “home grown” fresh produce.

Life Skills for the service include:

  • Caring for chickens
  • Egg collection
  • Maintaining vegetable beds
  • Planting vegetables
  • Composting scraps
  • Recycling
  • Fruit picking
  • Meal preparation
  • Home skills
  • Cooking and cleaning up

To be a part of this wonderful experience
Contact Building Friendships on
0407 986 503
or
[email protected]


Wednesday Warriors

Wednesday Warriors

Every Wednesday our social and educational group interacts within the community in a group setting. This group assists clients in self-confidence, maintaining social connections and developing new friendships. Clients are encouraged to handle their money when paying for meals and activities. We are able to tailor to individual needs and interests. Transportation is included. Each program is tailored individually to work towards NDIS goals.

Skills include:

  • Communication
  • Creating new friendships
  • Maintaining friendships
  • Money handling
  • Community participation
  • Organisational skills
  • Public transport
  • Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Budgeting

To be a part of this wonderful experience
Contact Building Friendships on
0407 986 503
or
[email protected]


Friday Night Owls

Friday Night Owls

Held every Friday evening the Night Owls engages and discovers entertainment within Perth city and its surrounds. Night Owls is a social and educational group that interacts within the community in a group setting. This group assists clients in self-confidence, maintaining social connections and developing new friendships. Transportation is included. Each program is tailored individually to work towards NDIS goals.

Skills include:

  • Communication
  • Creating new friendships
  • Maintaining friendships
  • Money handling
  • Community participation
  • Organisational skills
  • Public transport
  • Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Budgeting
  • Time management

To be a part of this wonderful experience
Contact Building Friendships on
0407 986 503
or
[email protected]


Saturday City Slickers

Saturday City Slickers

Once or twice per month the Saturday City Slickers explores and educates clients on Perth and its surrounds. Saturday City Slickers is a social and educational group that interacts within the community in a group setting. This group assists clients in self-confidence, maintaining social connections and developing new friendships. Transportation is included. Each program is tailored individually to work towards NDIS goals.

Skills include:

  • Communication
  • Creating new friendships
  • Maintaining friendships
  • Money handling
  • Community participation
  • Organisational skills
  • Public transport
  • Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Budgeting
  • Time management
  • Education

To be a part of this wonderful experience
Contact Building Friendships on
0407 986 503
or
[email protected]


Weekend Getaway

Every third weekend

Weekend Getaway

An experience that encourages our clients to learn and develop life skills within a home/group environment. Transportation is included. Each program is tailored individually to work towards NDIS goals.

Life skills are our focus. Activities on our Weekend Getaways include:

  • All transport
  • All home cooked meals
  • Accommodation in shared or private room
  • Fun, educational and a great social experience
  • Activities
  • 24 hour support staff
  • Shopping
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Hygiene and personal care
  • Cleaning
  • Everyday living skills
  • Healthy lifestyle

Within this group clients engage in group conversations, discussions and negotiations on all different aspects of group living. These skills will assist in the transition of life stages, to assist in living independently.

For more information, including prices, contact us below

To be a part of this wonderful experience
Contact Building Friendships on
0407 986 503
or
[email protected]


Singapore

July/August 2020

Disneyland

Join us in beautiful Singapore for the ultimate adventure, experiencing a new country, culture and foods. On this journey you will develop new friendships for life, whilst exploring the best that Singapore has to offer.

This ultimate experience includes flights, shared accommodation; transport, meals, entry into Universal Studios, Legoland, Gardens by the Bay, Night Safari and Sentosa Island. Most importantly 24hour care and supervision 1:3 ratio available. Approximate costing to be advised.

** Note personal spending money and souvenirs not included

For more information, including prices, contact us below

Register your interest now!!

To be a part of this wonderful experience
Contact Building Friendships on
0407 986 503
or
[email protected]