Climbing into Play

Learning to safely access playgrounds so that we can all play together.

Climbing into play

About this Activity

Climbing Into Play is an Occupational Therapist-led group program delivered in a community playground, working on movement and gross motor skills. 

Each week there will be different focus areas of motor skills (balance and body awareness, climbing and strength, hand eye co-ordination).

Parent involvement

Parents/Carers are integral partners in this program and will be required to always stay observing their child.

To get the most out of this group you need to...

  • Be aged 4-7 years old
  • Be able to get around a playground by yourself
  • Follow some simple instructions like “stop” and “go”.

Outcomes:

  • Improved child/parent confidence and independence
  • Improved gross motor and cognitive skills
  • Improved participation in community and peer activities.


What does the program include?

  • 30-minute Pre-program Individual Session
  • 3 Group Sessions of 1 hour each
  • 30-minute Post-program Individual Session
  • 3.5 Preparation/Reporting hours (non Face-to-Face)

Total price: $1165


Locations

This group will be running in Bendigo on Thursday the 2nd, 9th and 16th of May from 10-11am.

Register your details if you are interested in joining this group

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