Life after Work (LAW) is a Day Program for adults with disabilities, who have retired from the workforce or are transitioning to retirement.
Situated in a large indoor and outdoor hub in Eastlakes, this program offers experiences, projects and activities based on each participant’s needs, interests, goals and hobbies.
This program offers the use of a work shed, for woodworking, furniture restoration and other creative projects, as well as a outdoor garden and veggie patch for the green thumbs.
Windgap also has a fleet of transport vehicles with hoists and take public transport to ensure we get out and about in the community, to explore new places and activities.
• Art exhibitions, cultural events and community festivals
• Restaurants, clubs and cafes
• Theatre, community concerts and cinema
• Library, museums and community centres
• Parks, walking groups, picnics
• Join in our Diamonds Choir performances
• Yoga and relaxation classes
• Gardening and vegetable patch
• Cooking and meal preparation
• Woodworking, use of hand held carpentry tools, restoring furniture
• Mosaics, painting and drawing
• Jewellery design
Windgap’s Community Day Programs provide many short and long term benefits for both the participants and their families, including:
As an NDIS participant, if you have been approved for funding in one of the following areas, you may be able to access our daily living services:
We’re here to help. Talk to our team for more information, support or advice.
(02) 8337 3600
Monday to Friday 8.30am-4pm
Please send us the details of your enquiry and we’ll get back to you by the next business day.
Windgap hosts four separate Day programs; two sites located in Banksmeadow and two sites located in Eastlakes.
Our day programs provide a place for adults with intellectual disabilities to attend during the day to engage in social and organised activities. These can be specifically tailored to individuals and group needs. Our Day Programs cater for adults from different age groups who wish to benefit from the stimulation and involvement in our supported community programs.
Our Day Programs house purpose built communal living rooms, workshop areas, accessible facilities, entertainment spaces and informal lunch areas, catering for all our participants.
Participants at Windgap’s Day Programs enjoy exploring their community, developing new hobbies and forming long lasting friendships. Our programs build on social and life skills, as well as working on personal goals. Our staff help to match participants to the best program in order to support their unique needs and interests.
The social interaction nurtured by being a part of a group is something everyone benefits from. Our caring support staff and experienced educators use a person centred approach to foster independence and develop life skills.
Participants may choose to attend Day Programs on a part time or full time basis in order to meet their lifestyle and support needs. Our day programs run between the hours of 9am – 3pm, Monday to Friday and participants can choose the hours/days they need support based on their NDIS funding.
Windgap specialises in supporting adults with intellectual disabilities and/or physical disabilities
Each day program runs activities that are unique to individual expressions of interest with some of our activities and programs including : a sensory room, computer programs, pool, basketball, gardening, bowling, karaoke, sewing, art therapy, music and drama workshops, drum therapy, chair yoga, to name just a few.
Please contact us to discuss yours or your loved ones support needs.