Family, Friends and Relationships

Posted in Development & Training

This group-based education program is based on the SoSafe! framework which is an excellent tool for people living with an intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorder. It develops the skills needed to build and maintain healthy relationships.

Family, Friends and Relationships is a program specifically tailored to meet the needs of people living with an intellectual disability and autism spectrum disorder. These individuals often experience greater complexity in negotiating relationships and encounter increased social and sexual vulnerability. They have the right and need to safely access social opportunities and meaningful relationships.

Family, Friends and Relationships is designed to help them develop their skills in forming and maintaining healthy, respectful relationships.

The program focuses on:

  • Understanding the steps to making friends and forming healthy, respectful relationships
  • Understanding consent
  • Appropriate behaviours for private and public places
  • Identifying private and public body parts
  • Developing and promoting cyber-safety
  • Abuse prevention and tools for reporting abuse

This course cosists of 7 two hour group sessions plus 3 individal sessions.

Sart Date: Thursday 9 March
Where: SHFPACT, Level 1, 28 University Avenue, CANBERRA
Group Session Times: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost: $895 (GST inclusive), or $812.37 for NDIS participants
RSVP: Places are limited

Bookings and Enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6247 3077
NDIS Categories applicable: Increased Social and Community Participation, and Improved Relationships

RSVP AS PLACES ARE LIMITED!

Bookings and enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 02 6247 3077

Make an appointment or talk to us today!

Call 6247 3077 during business hours Monday to Friday.

For urgent concerns where SHFPACT is unable to respond in the time required please see your GP or the Walk-in Clinic at the Canberra Hospital, or call HealthDirect on 1800 022 222. For assistance in an emergency please call 000 or 112 (digital mobile phone) or 106 (TTY, text based emergency number).

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