Community

Community Capacity Building Programs

We Care NSW is proud to provide access to group programs for people living with a disability in the Hunter and Newcastle regions. Our programs focus on skills development and promoting a sense of value and inclusion for group participants.

Act now to secure a place in one of our Community Capacity-Building Programs

We are taking expressions of interests for NDIS participants or people with identified needs to participate in our planned community programs for 2021.

Numbers are limited so please act now to get involved by calling us, or filling in the form on this page or filling in the downloadable form here.

Monday

“Yarn Up” a group program for Aboriginal men to promote identity through activities that promote connection to self, others, culture, community, and country.

Occurs weekly.

Lunch provided.

A We Care staff member can support you with attending the group. Attendance at the group is part of an innovative community participation program.

Tuesday

Social Connections Group – Knitting.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from men and women who would like to participate in a social connections activity that involves knitting.

The group will meet weekly.

Small refreshment will be provided.

A We Care staff member can support you with attending the group.

Attendance at the group is part of an innovative community participation program.

Wednesday

Social Connections Group – Movement.

The group is for men and women who would like to establish social connections with others in the community and to promote physical activity via a walking group or other low impact activity.

Occurs weekly.

Small refreshment provided.

A We Care staff member can support you with attending the group.

Attendance at the group is part of an innovative community participation program.

Thursday

Social Connections Group – Cooking.

The group is for men and women who would like to participate in a social connections activity and build their capacity to prepare meals.

The group will meet weekly. Participants will be able to enjoy the items that they prepare during the group.

A We Care staff member can support you with attending the group.

Attendance at the group is part of an innovative community participation program.

Friday

“Sista Circle” a group program for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women to promote identity through activities that promote connection to self, others, culture, community, and country.

Occurs weekly.

Lunch provided.

A We Care staff member can support you with attending the group.

Attendance at the group is part of an innovative community participation program.

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