Covid Update

We Empower team is actively monitoring the Corona Virus (Covid – 19) situation and we are taking all the necessary steps to keep our community safe. We are working closely with relevant government departments and adhering to all advice accordingly. The safety and well-being of our staff, participants, clients, and families is our highest priority.

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Development of Daily Living & Life Skills

We will work with you to understand the skills you want to learn or develop. Our main focus is on building confidence and independence to allow you to truly reach your potential. We Empower team will provide all the essential support to develop the skills you want to learn, such as how to cook, use public transport, manage a budget or travel independently. Programs are offered one to one or in a group. Our programs can include:

  • Nutrition- shopping for and preparing healthy food
  • Personal hygiene – Presentation and personal grooming
  • Physical wellbeing – exercise and relaxation
  • Money handling
  • Bill paying
  • Job readiness – resume and interview preparation
  • Household tasks
  • Public transport training
  • Communication and social skills
  • Working with the public trustee
  • Time management
  • Managing medications and medical appointments
  • Self-care
  • Sleeping well
  • Problem solving