Newsletter

16 November 2017

GymFest 2017

Come along to The Southport School on the Gold Coast on Saturday 25th November and watch our GymFest event. Be amazed by our TeamGym performances and watch our Performance Gymnastics displays. 

We will also be doing some live streaming on Social Media, so be sure to ‘like’ our GQ Facebook page and our Instagram page to keep up to date with the event!

2017 Inclusion workshop Reminder  

Life Stream will be running one more workshop in Brisbane for 2017 can I ask if you can please forward this on to all staff coaches/ club coaches and interested parties.  
Inclusion workshop 2017
 
Life Stream Australia facilitates a wide range of opportunities specifically in South East Queensland, Rockhampton and Mackay to enable people with an intellectual disability to participate, develop skills and be active members of their communities.
 
Life Stream Australia believes that through participation in community activities, recreation, leisure & sport and having friendships and responsibilities, people develop all types of skills and lead healthy, active and meaningful lives.
 
Date : 29th November 2017
Time: 4:00-8:00pm
Location : Brisbane (TBC once we have rsvp confirmations ) official invitations will be sent from the 15th November 2017
 
Inclusion Workshop outline:
 
State Sport Organisation/ Club Coaches Workshop
•       Introduction/resources handout/sign in
•       About Life Stream Australia
•       Inclusion in sport explained
•       The broader impact of inclusion- (TBC guest athlete speaker’s)
•       Intellectual disability and associated disabilities
•       How to speak about disability
•       Inclusive coaching
•       Discussion, modifying games and activities
•       Scenarios 
•       NDIS information
*******Break****** please inform if you have any dietary requirements
School Sport and classification Workshop
•       Classification
•       Pathways
•       Partnerships
•       Best practice examples
•       SSO example:
•       Discussion Panel
•       School Sport Programs
•       Useful links
•       Q & A and evaluations

To RSVP please email Chantel Lewis: clewis@lifestream.org.au