We currently run 2 group programs during the school holidays: Food Explorers and Social Sporty Kids. Groups offer the benefit of practising skills with peers and provide a more intensive approach as sessions are run over the course of 1 week. Our groups are run by our Occupational Therapists, with extra support provided by occupational therapy students.
Food Explorers is a group feeding therapy program that aims to help children learn about new foods and supports families to continue this journey at home. The group provides children with opportunities to learn about food away from mealtimes and help to reframe how they look at new foods. Our next group will be held over 5 consecutive days from Monday the 11th to Friday the 15th of December, 2017. In order to participate, your child must be able to attend all sessions.
Food Explorers may be helpful for children, aged 3 – 7, who:
For more information on the Food Explorers program, see our information sheet here.
Social Sporty Kids is a group social skills therapy program that aims to help children with special needs develop the social skills they need to participate in sport. Our next groups will be held in early 2018. Please send an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be notified when dates our announced.
Social Sporty Kids may be helpful for children, aged 5 – 7, who:
For more information on the Social Sporty Kids program, see our information sheet (link to pdf of info sheet – see current website).