Community Access Services

North West Day Support Services commenced on the 26th April 1995, and assists with the integration of clients into their local community through a range of services and supports which enable access to a choice of appropriate and satisfying leisure, recreation and community activities in a challenging yet non-stressful way. 

All programs and activities are provided in response to the individual needs of each client, encouraging independence and promoting community integration:- 

  • Recreation Activities 
  • Communication 
  • Personal Hygiene 
  • Road Safety 
  • Literacy / Numeracy 
  • Arts and Craft 
  • Music 
  • Swimming 
  • Horse-riding 
  • Relaxation 
  • Computer Skills 
  • Domestic Skills 
  • Cooking 
  • First Aid 
  • Community Participation 
  • Volunteering 

Resource & Community Drop-in centres have been established in the central business districts of both Ulverstone and Devonport to facilitate the clients accessing their local community. 

The above list is not exhaustive; programs are developed in response to the needs of each individual client accessing the service.