Geelong Youth Group

The Geelong Youth Group supports young people with disabilities/additional needs to participate in a group based program providing a range of fun leisure and social activities in the community.

Our program supports social opportunities and friendships for young people with disabilities/additional needs by providing a range of leisure activities within the general community.

Our youth group is staffed by an experienced team who work together to ensure everyone has a fun time.

Gateways volunteers also provide fantastic support to this group.

Who is eligible for the Geelong Youth Group?

To be eligible for the Geelong Youth Group the participant must:

  • Be aged between 10 and 18 years.
  • Have a current NDIA plan with the following support item: Participate Community – group based community, social  & recreational activities – Saturday Or have a Community Access Bundle

Where is it held?

Geelong Youth Group meets at Gateways Support Services 10-12 Albert St, Geelong West prior to heading off on their adventures for the day.

How often does the group meet?

The Geelong Youth Group meets on four Saturdays during each school term from 10am-3.30pm.  Contact our Recreation Coordinator to find out more.

What is the Cost?

You will need to pay an activity fee for each session attended.  This fee will be based on whatever the particular activity is for that day.If you have the following NDIA line item in your NDIA plan Gateways will claim the activity cost through NDIA:

  • 23 023 Participate Community – Community, Social & Recreational Activity Costs

If you don’t have this NDIA line item in your NDIA plan you will need to pay the activity cost prior to the day.

How do l find out more?

Talk to our Recreation Coordinator to find out more about our school holiday programs via Contact Us or by phoning 5221 2984.