"Making life a little more productive and a lot more fun"
Art+Soul is a unique care service, that encourages young adults with disabilities to actively be a part of their community!
WHO IS ART+SOUL?
We are a small alternative care facility based in Milford on the North Shore of Auckland with the purpose to bridge the gap between schooling/housing into the community for young adults with disabilities in a safe, respectful and stimulating environment. We believe all abilities and levels of capability should be catered for in our structured daily activities as no one should ever feel excluded!
Each young adults needs and goals are catered for on an individual basis, we accomplish this through Art + Crafts, Podcast + Radio, a quarterly Magazine and yearly Sales of our handmade products. Building upon things like self-confidence, speech/communication, everyday life skills, creative expression and more.
We have staff members dedicated to each activity and area of expertise, allowing flexibility within the rooms for our members to move from one activity to another as they please.
Our venue operates as a host for our programmes. Each room has been set up specifically to run a purposefully designed activities instructed by a qualified member of staff. Members have the freedom and flexibility to move between each activity on a daily basis. With a professional working standard in each room, our members take pride and ownership of our shared space, and are all involved in the upkeep and maintenance of the venue, as it is their workspace as much as it is for their fellow staff.