Saturday Activities

Our Saturday Activities provide community and centre-based activities for children and young people with disabilities.

Four children playing in a ball pit

Saturday Activities give children and young people the opportunity to enjoy lunch and/or dinner with a new group of people in a safe environment while undertaking inclusive activities. They can also provide an introduction to respite for children who are not yet ready to spend the weekend away from home.

What we can offer:

  • Small group settings tailored to individual needs
  • Community-based activities such as festivals, tourist attractions and local events
  • Themed centre-based activities such as cooking, arts and craft and entertainment
  • All activities are fully-catered

This program is currently accessible to children and young people who have a disability with and without an NDIS plan.

Eligibility for young people with an NDIS plan:

  • Young people have the following line item(s) on their support plans
  • Group based community, social and recreational activities – Saturday / Saturday higher intensity
  • Assistance to access community, social/recreational acts – Saturday individual higher intensity
  • Aged between 7-25 years

Eligibility for young people without an NDIS plan:

  • Children and young people with a disability
  • Aged between 7-18 years
  • Residing in Melton, Maribyrnong, Moonee Valley, Brimbank, Hobsons Bay or Wyndham

Other details

Activities have a cost attached to them. Please contact our team to enquire about individual costs.

For NDIS enquiries, contact ndis@mackillop.org.au or call 1800 316 677.

For non NDIS enquiries, contact disabilityintake@mackillop.org.au or call 03 9680 8444.