Adult Community Options (ACO)
Adult Community Options (ACO) is our NDIS Disability Services program, supporting individuals with a range of abilities, from independent to high and complex support needs.
Volunteers assist our ACO staff to support differently-abled clients in a range of activities both centre based and out in the community. Programs include cooking, swimming, basketball, art and craft, computer and ipad training and work skills. We have ACO centres in Parkdale, Cheltenham, Edithvale and Clayton South.
To find out more about Adult Community Options visit cbchs.org.au
Current volunteer opportunities
The Activity Support Volunteer role supports ACO swimming groups, by providing clients support in the water, working as a spotter on the side of the pool and assisting clients in the changing room.
The role involves providing support to the clients in accordance with and within the philosophy with the within the philosophy of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013, Disability Act 2006, NDIS Code of Conduct CBCHS and ACO rules, guidelines, policies and procedures.