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Meaningful Futures – NDIS Program

Meaningful Futures – NDIS Program

The new program at The Byron Bay Wildlife Sanctuary can use Core Funding to offer the opportunity for people of all abilities to develop work ready skills, in a social environment aligning with nature, wildlife, plants, and sustainability.

Program Description

Byron Bay Wildlife Sanctuary are collaborating to provide engaging work programs that offer the opportunity for people of all abilities to develop work ready skills, in a social environment aligning with nature, wildlife, plants, and sustainability. Core funding can be allocated to assist participants to engage in flexible work interactions to learn new skills while achieving individual goals.

 

  • Farmyard Animal enclosure cleaning and feeding
  • Building enrichment for animals using plants, sticks, and foraged items
  • Beautifying Sanctuary grounds using plants and natural objects
  • Food preparation for animals
  • Basic horticulture and seed planting, along with maintenance and care
  • General Park maintenance and repairs
  • Retail & Administration – sales, customer service, phone and computer skills
  • Hospitality – café service and operations for customers as well as back-of-house understanding of food handling and hygiene
  • Events – set up, service and operations of small to large-scale events on-site
  • Education – support the education team in providing an in-house experience for students with our curriculum-based programs