Upcoming Holiday Programs
Hanging Out Days
We have a few day trips planned for those who want to hang out over the January school holidays in different locations across Perth suitable for 8-11 year olds
. If we don't have something in your area or you have an idea for a hang out, then fill out our Expression of Interest Form and we will look into it for you! Click here for more information...
Girls Trip and Girls Sleepover
There are two overnight 'girls only' therapy intensives available for girls 11-13 year olds
. Both trips we get to talk and do girly stuff, with the focus on building friendships and emotional resilience. Girls Sleepover will be held this coming August 2018 staying in apartment accommodation in Scarborough. Girls Trip is next held in January 2018 staying in a house by the beach in MandurahClick here for more information...
Boys Camp Out
This three day, two night camping adventure is for boys only aged 11 to 13 years
held in April 2018. Staying in tents out in the bush with many different activities scheduled across the week. A great opportunity to develop social, motor and emotional skills whilst having fun. Heavily supported with female and male staff. Click here for more information...
Applications for Camp Confidence October 2017 are open! A four day, overnight, therapy intensive camp for 8 to 11 year olds
. Click here for more information...
What funding options are available to assist my child in attending Calm and Connected's School Holiday programs?
Calm and Connected is a registered provider with:
Private Health Cover – you may be able to claim for therapy sessions from your private health insurance. This would include an Initial Individual Consulation (pre-screening session) and 4 group therapy sessions. Give your provider a call to find out how much of a rebate you are eligible for. Please inform our team if you are using your Private Health Cover to fund camp so that we can include the appropriate item numbers on your invoice.
Better Start and Working with Children with Autism – Calm and Connected are a registered provider for families to access this funding.
NDIS and My Way– we are a registered provider for both these schemes, please contact us to set up a service agreement or quote for your plan. Self managed families are also able to use their funding for Camp Confidence.
Commonwealth Respite Funding - We are a registered as a provider, please call 1800 052 222 to enquire for funding options.
Other funding options:
Avivo - used to be called Perth Home Care Services avivo.org.au or 1300 428 486
Variety Funding – you may submit an individual application to receive funding https://variety.smartygrants.com.au
Barrows Foundation; http://therapyfocus.org.au/grants/barrows-fund/
LAC support – contact your LAC to discuss what funding supports are available.
CLP Grant – if your child has a diagnosis you may be eligible to apply for this grant, our therapists are happy to provide any extra details to support your application http://www.clpg.org.au/
Local Council Grants: a number of local councils have grants for individuals, give the grants team in your local council a call to find out what might be on offer.
Lions and Rotary - There a number of Rotary and Lions clubs across WA that support individuals to attend personal development opportunities. Write or call your local club to see if they can support you.
Private fundraising – if you are doing any private fundraising for your child to attend camp then please let us know so we can discuss how we can support you!
Please let us know if you need any extra details to support your applications. If you know of other funding options for families please let us know!