On Tuesday 1st July, People Outdoors saff and CEO, along with many other representatives from the recreation and disability sector attended the launch of a resource titled “Be Prepared: Sport & Active Recreation Programs for People with a Disability. A Resource Kit for Volunteers and Staff” at La Trobe University’s City Campus.
This resource was re-written after first being published over 10 years ago and is aimed at volunteers and staff that directly work with people with a disability in sport and recreation settings.
The book is divided into the following sections:
- Sport and Active Recreation Programs for People with Disabilities
- Program Delivery
- Disability Information
- Volunteer and Staff Management
- Creative Programming
- Volunteer Management – Staff Section
The resource is available in hard copy and can also be downloaded from- http://www.disability-resource.org.au/.