Know Before You Go - Building Confidence and Information Day

Date posted: 
5 April 2012

Nican is offering a FREE workshops to empower people with a disability to build skills and confidence to get out, get involved and have fun. 10.00 - 2.30pm on Saturday 21 April 2012 at the SHOUT Office, Building 1 in the Pearce Centre at Collett Place Pearce.

What do you get?

  • Identify barriers and ways to break through Make a plan for action.
  • Hear from World Champion Paralympic Gold Medallist and tandem cyclist, Lindy Hou OAM about her journey & keeping motivated.
  • Get ideas to help you decide what you want to do and how to go and do it.
  • A FREE copy of the Know Before You Go kit to continue your journey of personal growth
  • Fake it till you make it - tips on finding your style from Canberra firm Little Miss Make-up
  • Complimentary National Youth Week & Beyond Blue showbags plus a cosmetic sample bag (in the womens session) from Little Miss Makeup
  • Advice on tactics to feel secure and safe for people of all abilities from a chief Canberra self-defence instructor, Dave Sargent.
  • Connect through two sessions from 12.30 till 2.00pm providing tips and speed networking to connect Young People and Women with disabilities.

This Nican project was made possible with assistance from the ACT Government, under the Adult Community Education program, the Office for Women and the Community Services Directorate with the Youth Coalition of the ACT, and is part of National Youth Week.