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Independence Australia runs a series of free local workshops to support you when caring for a loved one with a physical disability. This four-part program is delivered over four half days.
Come along and learn how to lift safely, care for yourself, navigate the disability system and get the information you need from professionals. Most importantly, you will meet other people in your local area who are going through similar experiences.
Strengthening Families will assist you in developing the knowledge, skills, and confidence to respond to the needs of a loved one.
You will develop key skills in optimism, resilience, assertiveness and wellbeing that will help overcome the challenges associated with supporting someone with a disability.
In these free workshops your participation will provide:
The Strengthening Families program is running in a variety of locations across Victoria.
All workshops run from 10:30am to 2:30pm.
Respite support hours are available to confirmed attendees. Applicants are asked to include details of their request for respite hours on the application form.
To register your interest in attending future workshops, please call 03 9418 0474.
If you have any questions, please leave us your contact details on the enquiry form on this page.