PlayConnect+ groups are open for children with disability and/or developmental concerns
aged 0-8 years, their families, carers, and siblings. The whole family is welcome.
ACT Playgroups currently has two PlayConnect + sites, with a third launching in late May.
Who can attend:
PlayConnect+ groups are open for children with disability and/or developmental concerns aged 0-8 years, their families, carers, and siblings. The whole family is welcome. There is no diagnosis required. All sessions are facilitated by qualified professionals and are tailored to the needs of the families attending.
The PlayConnect+ Program is FREE and includes:
ACT Playgroups delivers all PlayConnect+ Playgroups are based on the core characteristics of high-quality Playgroups, identified by Australian Institute of Family Studies-Playgroup Principles https://aifs.gov.au/resources/practice-guides/principles-high-quality-playgroups-examples-research-and-practice
ACT Playgroups is fortunate to be able to facilitate access to music groups which are informed by evidence-based programs, and delivered by tertiary trained and registered music therapists https://playmatters.org.au/sing-and-grow/research
For more information, head to https://www.playconnectplus.com.au/playgroups-1
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