General Recreation and Leisure

About Us

Community participation groups are all about coming together with others to learn new skills, enjoy social activities and have some fun.

Some of the problems community participation groups can help address

  • isolation

  • boredom

  • bad mood and anxiety

  • poor motivation

  • difficulty with memory and cognition

The benefits of our community participation groups

  • connect with others who understand

  • improve mood and wellbeing

  • focus on something other than symptoms

  • break for you and your carer

  • learn new skills

  • participate in the community

How do I pay?

Community participation groups is an NDIS funded service. If you’re eligible for the NDIS, you can speak to your planner about including it in your plan. If you’re eligible, it won’t cost you anything.

Where we offer community participation groups

Contact MS Connect to see if we are offering a group in your area — we start new groups all the time!

What to ask for in your NDIS planning conversation

Day programs comes under:

  • Community Participation

    • Group-based community, social and recreational activities

We can help you prepare for your planning conversation or come with you if you like, contact MS Connect for more information.

Quick Facts About The Region

Multiple Sclerosis Ltd is located in the suburbs of Canberra Central and Deakin, the council of Canberra and the federal electorate of Canberra.