The Cool Program operates in the Greater Darwin region. The program assists people living with a mental illness to engage in social and recreational activities within the community. The program is designed to motivate, build confidence, encourage the development of new friendships and prepares participants to continue their recreational and social activities independently.Involvement in the program can provide a sense of fulfilment and belonging, it can improve your self-esteem and social skills and assist you to stay connected with your community.
The Cool Program is currently offered each Tuesday afternoon and on a weekend day (see calendar) Membership is free but participants may be asked to meet their own costs, such as entry fees and bus tickets. Staff are sometimes able to secure discounts on entry fees, however most activities are low cost or free.All activities are chosen by participants and have included trips to Coolalinga Markets, explore Adelaide River, Museum and Art Gallery and Op Shopping.
For further information contact us on 08 8948 1051