Ruby Care understands the vital importance of taking part in community, social, and recreational activities. We encourage all of our clients to actively engage in their local community. Social interaction is essential to every aspect of our health. Research shows that having a strong network of support and strong community bonds improves both emotional and physical health.
Ruby Care works with individuals and families to assist with the personal tasks of daily life, thereby enabling our clients to live as independently as possible. We individually tailor our support to the personality and abilities of each client.
Everyday Living Skills includes activities such as:
Meal preparation, and cooking skills
Organising and attending appointments
Developing general social skills
Showering, dressing, and other personal care tasks
Household tasks including cleaning and cooking
Life skills including budgeting and meal planning
Travel and transport, including using public transport
Social & Community
Our Social and Community Access programs are carefully designed to the individual interests of our clients. We provide a comprehensive range of programs and activities to help you get out in the community, take a class, volunteer, exercise, and make new friends.
We support our clients to build confidence and pursue their goals by providing:
Support to expand social networks
Access to skill building activities
Transition planning such as transitioning from school
Sensory interactive activities
Dance & Music groups
Arts and crafts
Swimming, hydrotherapy, and water aerobics
Gym & Fitness groups
Fishing & Camping
Bowling & many other activities…