Community Access

Skills development and recreational activities that help you gain valuable life skills.

HCO’s Community Access service is based in Mount Barker and offers a broad range of activities.

Enjoy an excellent range of individual and group activities for adults living with disability. With a strong focus on the creative and performing arts, with choices from recreation, dance, music, woodwork, gardening, swimming and catering.

Community based activities:

  • visits to museums, art shows, cultural activities
  • woodworking at The Shed in Hahndorf
  • walks in the park and other relaxing sensory-based outdoor activities
  • mystery tours
  • swimming
  • lawn bowls

Centre-based activities:

  • art programs
  • craft
  • cooking and catering
  • Dance for performers
  • Movement to music
  • learning/sensory games
  • peer-supported advocacy programs
  • yoga
  • life skills – computers, safety, basic literacy
  • vehicle maintenance
  • pottery
  • papier mache
  • gardening and vegetable growing.

Group sizes are small and personalised. Personal care services can be provided.

We thank our small team of talented volunteers who gift HCO and it’s Clients their time and skills.