Life Skills

For more information and to enrol Call 03 9376 9088

Tutors: Kathy Bocquet, Bill Poon, Donald Wake, Amel Colosimo

Life Skills Cooking

Work towards achieving 22234VIC - Course in Initial General Education for Adults, while learning to cook fresh, healthy meals to share with the group every week. Classes are designed for people who need support in learning how to plan,prepare, cook (and clean up!) simple, tasty meals. Call FSNLC to find out which is the most suitable class for you.

VU21282 Develop a learning plan and portfolio with support

VU21286 Engage with short simple texts to participate in the community

VU21290 Create short simple texts to participate in the community

VU21294 Recognise shape and design in simple, highly familiar situations


Monday – Thursdays 10am - 1pm

 

   

Neighbourhood Knowhow

Program for people living with mental health issues designed to encourage participation and inclusion. Participants enrol into a core program (The Boomerang Network) that meets weekly to develop skills in peer support other employability skills.

Courses run as part of this program include:
• The Boomerang Network
• Creative writing
• Art
• T-shirt printing
• Basic horticulture
• iPads for beginners

 

Most classes will be conducted at FSNLC to encourage learners to take the first step out of their supported accommodation and into the community. Volunteer mentors and a peer support network are included in the program and engaged to support these learners.

For more information contact 9376 9088 or email info@fsnlc.net

Contact: Pip Mackey or Cathy Connop

Cost: free

   

Boomerang Network

Program for people living with mental health issues. Meets weekly to develop skills in peer support and other employability skills. These skills are developed in the context of:

• planning and management of events and outings

• contributing to and preparing a seasonal newsletter

• sourcing and liaising with guest speakers

• supporting and socialising with peers in weekly sessions.

• prepare and share food together.

Tuesdays 1pm - 4pm

Contact Shane Evans 0423 207 516

Cost: free