Skills For LifeLearn, grow and explore through all stages of life
Empowering people with disability
Sunnyfield’s person-centred active support philosophy places independence at the top. Our Skills for Life program empowers people with disability to build valuable experience and skills that will support them to achieve their goals and live their best life.
Focus on life goals
Focus on life goals
Building independence in every opportunity
Skills for Life programs are designed for people with disability of all ages. Programs are delivered by trained staff utilising a range of Assistive Technology in an inclusive environment. Skills for Life supports you to develop social and communication skills, strengthen problem-solving skills, increase self-awareness and build independence.
Easy to follow lesson plans
Activity modules that promote life-long learning.
Individual and group-based activities
Encouraging social interaction and independent achievement.
Vast range of Assistive Technology
iPad activities, SMART Board activities, Assistive Technology and more.
Fun, interactive and visually engaging
Suitable for all ages and learning levels.
capacity building programs
Number recognition and basic calculations.
Following a Recipe
Follow a recipe from start to delicious finish.
Cross the road safely and recognise road signage.
Planning a Menu
Write a shopping list and get ready to cook.
Put a budget together and save money to buy things.
Skills for Life in Action
Check out Supported Employee Dean putting his road safety skills to test in one of our learning modules. Our Skills for Life program supports participants to develop the tools to navigate everyday life and increase independence in all aspects. We want you to live your best life and continue to learn, grown and build your skills along the way.
Have a question about Skills for Life?
We aim to provide all the information you need to find the right solution for you.
If your question remains unanswered, don’t hesitate to contact us.
Can I use my NDIS funding to access these supports?
To access Skills for Life programs you must be an NDIS participant and have approval for funding in at least one of the following areas:
- Improved Daily Living (Capacity Building)
- Increased Social and Community Participation (Capacity Building)
- Assistance with Daily Life (Core Supports)
- Assistance with Social and Community Participation (Core Supports)
Can Skills for Life programs be tailored to my NDIS goals?
Yes, Skills for Life programs are designed to support you to achieve your goals and NDIS outcomes.
How long does it take to complete a Skills for Life Module?
You can complete a Skills for Life module in your own time, the modules are designed to suit your needs whether you are engaging with them daily, weekly or monthly, so that you can learn at your own pace.
Where are Skills for Life programs delivered?
Skills for life modules can be delivered:
- Accessing Sunnyfield’s Care-at Home service on a 1 to 1 basis in your own home or
- At one of Sunnyfield’s Hubs across NSW on a 1 to 1 basis.
Start the conversation today
Get in touch with our team and let’s start building a more independent life together!