All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week

Updated: Nov 26


Hobsons Bay City Council, Wyndham City Council, Brimbank City Council, Maribyrnong City Council and Melton City Councils along with its various clubs and associated centres, invite you to come and try a range of activities across all the Council regions. See below for a full list of activities. Bookings are essential.


All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week is from the Sunday 28 November 2021 to Sunday 5 December 2021.



This week of exciting activities are in partnership with Disability Sport & Recreation and leads into our inclusive, accessible and family-friendly Victorian Disability Sport & Recreation Festival. Come along and try different inclusive sport and recreational activities at Crown Riverwalk, Southbank on Friday 3 December 2021 from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM.


Click here to find out more about the Victorian Disability Sport & Recreation Festival


Page contents below:

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Inclusion Awareness training – Supporting people with disability

Delivery of a 90-minute practical inclusive workshop for clubs, with the elements of supporting people with disability to participate.


This includes the incorporation of both practical and content knowledge and learnings for clubs considering adding disability programs to their services, through the following discussion points:

  • Disability – broad overview

  • Communication with participants and parents

  • Gathering information needed to support. What does the conversation look like?

  • Modifying sport and activities

  • Safe and supportive environments (how we assess and modify environments)

  • Practical examples

When: Wednesday 1 December 2021, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM


Click this link to register


You can download our digital flyer as a PDF or a Word Document below:

Inclusion Awareness training
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Inclusion Awareness training – Supporting people with a Disability.
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Inclusion Week Activities

All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week is from the Sunday 28 November 2021 to Sunday 5 December 2021.


Activities may have a limited capacity. If you don't want to miss out, don't forget to register for each session you'd like to attend.


You can download the calendar with the events as a PDF or a Word document below:


All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week Calendar
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All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week Calendar website copy
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Below is a table of all the events and activities for the All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week:

Organisation

​Time/date

About

​Register

Barnstoneworth United Junior Football Club​

28 Nov 2021, 9:30 am

5 Dec 2021​, 9:30 am

Soccer program for kids with special needs. Open to all genders aged 5-15 Teaches coordination and ball skills through a variety of games. It's flexible and fun. Runs from April - August. It's Free.

Brimbank City Council - Westvale Community Centre

3 Dec 2021, 10.30-11.30am

Increase energy, reduce anxiety and gain mind-body balance through simple movements and breathing techniques. Suitable for beginners, seniors and people with mobility issues.

Altona Badminton Centre - Ability Para Badminton Club

4 Dec 2021, 11am - 1pm + a community BBQ afterwards

Come 'N' Try Para Badminton. Ages 8 to 80.