Day Programs

We provide sporting, recreational activities, community inclusion, work skills, personal and living skills and much more! Lesson plans developed by our staff.

  • Our programs are tailored to each group taking in to consideration the participant needs, goals and abilities
  • Our service hours are between 9.00am to 4.30pm – longer than any other service
  • We provide a great pick up and drop off system, at a cost of $8.00 each way or alternatively you may drop off and pick up directly at our centres in Glynde, St Mary’s and Woodville.  Remember to ask for Transport at your NDIS planning meeting!
  • All daily activities attract a charge of $7.00 per day, which may also be covered by the NDIS
  • Our service runs for 50 weeks per year

Most participants will be able to have these supports approved in their NDIS plan.  If you are considering applying to attend Xlent, please call Jenny on (08) 8165 2023 or email her Jenny@xlent.org.au

Xlent Day Programs provide:

  • Each group with their own vehicle
  • Groups tailored to suit different support needs
  • The opportunity to change groups as a participant’s needs change
  • Activities that are developed from the participants personal interests and goals
  • Activities that are outcome focused
  • Exposure to work skills and independent living skills
  • Specialist support groups for individuals which present significant behaviours of concern – with staff implementing positive behaviour support strategies
  • A ‘Success Club’ where work skills through business orientated programs are gained

View an example of one of our bi-monthly programs here: program september october 2017

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The Themes That Guide Our Programs

  • Recreation

    We utilise community and internal services to provide a range of recreational pursuits during the year. Cycling, bowls and each program will have a specialist activity provided to encourage personal challenge to participants.

  • Music and Art

    Music and Arts

    Live music, singing and rhythm activities as well as painting, craft, cultural art, performances, indigenous culture are some of the categories provided in this theme. Using the skills of our team and external community groups to provide these activities for the purpose of developing creativity and expression.

  • Sports

    We provide a range of individual and team sports, such as ICA sports, golfing and football. With the emphasis to build cooperation, motor skills, agility and personal fitness.

  • Fitness

    We create fitness programs for people throughout the year, designing blocks of activity, such as swimming and bushwalking, where people build on current fitness levels. This extends in to indoor gym facilities throughout winter to maintain personal fitness levels.

  • Outdoor

    We specialize in providing adventure activities, such as bushwalking, kayaking and rock climbing. We teach a range of bushcraft and safety.  These activities also help develop personal confidence, empathy to others and working as part of a team.

  • Environmental

    The groups have their own recycling program and participate in land care and other environmental projects to encourage awareness about the environment.

  • Work skills

    Work skills and “The Success Club”

    This program is incorporated into the small business projects such as gardening recycling. The groups also detail cars and use computers to develop these projects. The funds are banked for participants and used to finance and set up new activities, e.g. washing machines to learn laundry sills, a camp for recreation.

Holiday Programs

Xlent Disability Services provides school holiday programs for a range of age groups.  We tailor activities using local services and venues in addition to specialty activities in conjunction with our sister company Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventure Services.

Typically, we offer indoor activities as well as outdoor adventure skills during the cooler months and utilise our extensive aquatics activities throughout the warmer months.

Xlent Disability Services staff from our day options programs are highly experienced working with people that have a range of needs. For each activity there are the required amount of support workers specialist outdoor instructors where required.

To register your interest in these programs, please email ann-marie@xlent.org.au