DISABILITY SERVICES

Life Choices

We promote and support your independence with:

  • Options for adults with a disability to enhance their quality of life through meaningful day program activities.
  • Activities involving small groups who may share similar goals and interests.
  • Flexibility and choice over your individual goals, needs, values, age and interests.
  • Transport where mainstream transport is not available.

Community Participation

Supporting participation in community activities:

  • Maintain and develop life skills to increase independence.
  • Continue learning and participating in leisure, recreational, social and cultural activities.
  • Have active, inclusive and valued roles in the community.
  • Expand friendships and support networks.

Transition to Work

For young people who have completed year twelve looking to:

  • Move to open or supported employment.
  • Perform satisfying and meaningful work, that is in line with their goals.
  • Develop skills and qualifications for the transition to sustainable employment.
  • Sustain work and training commitments.

Employment Enablement

Assisting your move into work:

  • Skill development and on-job training for adults with a disability.
  • Identify suitable job options and pathways, and provide tips for searching for work, TAFE and other courses.
  • Addressing barriers to obtain or maintain work.
  • Resume writing workshops and practice interviews to build self-confidence in the job search process.
  • Travel training; helping you to travel to and from work or TAFE/courses.

School Leavers

Supporting your transition from school to adult life:

  • Maintain and develop life skills to increase independence.
  • Continue learning and participating in leisure, recreational, social and cultural activities.
  • Have active, inclusive and valued roles in the community.
  • Expand friendships and support networks.

For more information about our Disability Services

Download our Disability Handbook here or Contact us on 9727 2791 to discuss further.

CFS Disability Client Handbook

Community First Step is a growing organisation that encompasses Children, Youth and Family Services in the form of Case Work, Community Development, Disability Services and Children Services.