PUSH - Community Inclusion Perth
PUSH is a user led organisation promoting independence, self-direction and employment opportunities for people with a learning disability
PUSH provides a number of opportunities for people with a learning disability to socialise and be creative, including through:
Let's Go - A social based group that uses the resources of the local community to provide support, activities and information to members.
|Wednesday evening||Creative Group - Explore your artistic side and work with others or just on your own alongside others.|
|Friday morning||G.O.L.D - Designed to meet the needs of those growing older with a learning disability covering topics such as family and friends, health and happiness and more.|
|Drop-in||They also provide an information and enquiry service and have a drop-in area which is open daily. Please see contact details for further information.|
Write and publish the newsletter as well as maintain the PUSH website and Facebook page.
|Volunteering||You can volunteer for a day and if you enjoy it then you can come back. If you are interested in volunteering, use the contact details below and ask for Stephen.|
|Managing Your Money||Learning about the value of money, how to budget and the benefit of banks etc.|
|Moving On||Learning about elements relevant for independent living.|
Person Centred Planning
MAPS and PATHS to help gain direction in any capacity.
|Step it Up||Aimed at school children who need help developing their social skills.|
To find out more about these opportunities, please contact the PUSH office using the details below:
PUSH Office, 55 South Methven Street Perth, PH1 5NX
|Website||You can visit the PUSH website and their Facebook page to find out more about the services on offer in Perth and Kinross.|
To find out about the work skills development course run by PUSH please visit The PUSH Reuse Centre.