Living Options

There comes a time in most young people’s lives of practical and social/emotional readiness to leave the family home and establish a flat or living arrangement. This seminar explores:

  • The four main living options including
    • Residential Care
    • Supported Living
    • Choice in Community Living
    • Family Governed Models
  • Broad information on eligibility criteria for these 4x options
    • What is included in each living model
    • Who are the providers of these various living models
    • The process for application and transition into a living model
    • Work and Income supports (based on eligibility)


Dates/venues for upcoming seminars:

West Auckland
Wednesday 28th February 7-9pm
Arohanui Special School, 82 Tirimoana Road, Te Atatu South

South Auckland
Wednesday 28th March 7-9pm
Mt Richmond Special School, 30 Albion Road, Otahuhu

Central Auckland
Thursday 31st May 12-2pm
Disability Connect, 3b Olive Road, Penrose

North Auckland
Wednesday 27th June 7-9pm
Yes Disability Resource Centre, 3 William Laurie Place, Albany


We do not charge parents to attend our seminars, however we charge professionals $50 each per seminar. This can be paid by cash, cheque (made out to our full organisation name Parent and Family Resource Centre Inc.) or direct debit. We do not accept credit card or Eftpos payments. We are happy to send an invoice at the time of booking. Payment is required prior to attendance.

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