Carinbundi Day Services Programs
Over the past few weeks, the staff from the Day Services Program have been
developing a Vision for the program which encapsulates what we are trying to achieve. We have come up with:
"Individuality within a fun-filled, caring environment"
To guide the program and its staff as we strive to achieve our Vision, we have also developed a number of Mission
Statements. These will direct all that we do, and we welcome your feedback on what we have created. Our Mission os to:
Provide quality, choice-based activities;
2. Deliver programs in a respectful and professional
3. Create opportunities and life-skill experiences for all participants; and
4. Achieve positive outcomes for families.
This program provides support to young people making the transition from a special school or special education unit to
Support programs are developed around the individual needs of the young person in a way that reflects what is important to them and how
they wish to be supported.
The program also supports them as they work towards and achieve the goals and outcomes that they and their families have
Activities create opportunities for ongoing learning and development; activities are fun, life-skill based and include social interaction
components. Activities can take place in the Community Centre or out in the local community
The Day Services' Program of Burnett Respite Services Inc
operates from the St Mary's Community Centre, 139 Barolin Street, Bundaberg. The contact phone number is (07) 4151 6811. Office hours are 8.30am to
4:00pm, with day programs operating Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
Participants in the Day
Services' Program must be in receipt of Post School Services funding from the Department of Communities,Disability Services. This may be individual or
To be eligible for this funding, a young person must:
18 by 31st January in the year they start receiving support;
- be exiting or have exited special school or special educations programs
and/or services; and
- have been assessed and deemed eligible for the Program by the Department of Communities, Disability
Further information is available in the Post School Services Brochure below or by contacting the Department of Communities,
Disability Services in the Bundaberg Region on (07) 4131 5417.
Post School Services Brochure
For further information on Post School Services funding, please follow the link below