Activities & Experiences
Designed to be fun, engaging and sociable, Alkira offers a broad variety of outings and group activities to eligible participants. It is a great opportunity to make friends while doing something fun!
Meeting a criteria of promoting good health, relieving stress, developing new skills, promoting social interaction and community inclusion and most importantly ‘having fun’.
Recreation Service activities are chosen and changed on a monthly basis throughout the year. Alkira also encourages suggestions from our Participants and their families.
Activities could include such things as attending an AFL match, Pasta/DVD nights, Cooking, Craft activities, Ten Pin Bowling, Theatre visits, going to the Movies or Dinner out at various restaurants.
A trained support worker always accompanies the group and if transport is required to reach the activity, the Alkira Bus is utilised.
This Service operates:
- 1 weeknight or afternoon per week
- 1 day each weekend
- Offers three (3) holidays per year
- Weekend getaways (to meet the needs of specific groups of people)
Always in very high demand, Alkira’s Recreation Service is renowned for its fun and creativity as well as a great place to meet and make new friends.
To be eligible for this program you need to be –
- Living in the Eastern Metropolitan Region
- Accessing Alkira Training and Support Services
- Have carers over the age of 65
(or in the case of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders – over the age of 45).
To discover more please contact Alkira on 9890 1365.
The Recreation program also organises three holidays per year for up to 8 people. These holidays are held in January, June and August/September – when the Alkira Training Support and Services Division is closed.
For all inquiries please contact Alkira on 9890 1365.