Independent Living

Individualised Support is provided by a highly skilled support team.

Eligible people are provided with support for the following activities.

◾Community access,

◾daily living skills,

◾financial and budgetary skills,

◾health and physical well being

◾personal care.

An Outreach program supports people who do not access other Kyeema services, and people who live outside the city boundaries. Support is provided with transportation to attend services and activities in other centres, community access and opportunities to gain skills in many varied areas.

Outreach also provides funding for group activities, some of which are Lawn Bowls, Workskills, Kyeema “Woodbox” for woodwork, annual activities in the region such as SheepVention, The Great Chase and Party With the Ponies as well as participation in many other weekend activities.

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Evening NDIS Information Session

Carers Australia is holding an evening NDIS information session for those who cannot make it to their four session course during the day.

As with their other course this session is free and will be held at the Portland Business Hub at 33 Percy St, Portland.

The course is on Tuesday the 6th of June from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Please RSVP to Kyeema Support Services
(03) 5521 7820 by the 30th of May

Kyeema’s 50th Birthday

Save the Date!
Kyeema will be holding an afternoon tea for it's 50th birthday on Saturday the 5th of August.

It will be held at the Lalor St centre from 1:30pm to 4:30pm and all are welcome!

Please RSVP to Kyeema Support Services
(03) 5521 7820 by the 21st of July.

Four Session NDIS Information Course

Carers Australia is holding a four session NDIS information course for families and carers from the 10th of May.
The sessions are free and will be held at the Portland Business Hub at 33 Percy St, Portland.
Please note: You must attend the first session if you wish to attend the later sessions.

Session Times/Dates:
10am - 1pm Wed, 10th May
10am - 1pm Wed, 24th May
10am - 1pm Wed, 31st May
10am - 1pm Wed, 7th June

Please RSVP to Kyeema Support Services
(03) 5521 7820 by the 2nd of May.

New Calico Bags In Stock

The range of designs for Wild Ocean Workshop's calico bags has doubled!

There are two new designs available, a golden bee and a black magpie.

To order of for more information please contact Kyeema on (03) 5521 7820

Art That Plays A Part… Calico Bags $5

In a community partnership, Kyeema's Wild Ocean Workshop is now offering $5 Calico bags printed with locally themed designs.

Wild Ocean Workshop is a social enterprise that empowers artists to achieve their full potential.

We provide creative opportunities to Artists with disabilities, to build skills and create employment.

Please contact Kyeema for more information or to order.

NDIS Countdown!

The National Disability Insurance Scheme will roll out in our region in October 2017. This is major social change to improve people's lives. Talk to us if you would like information about how it will affect you.

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