Zanda Group Programs 2021

Our exciting group therapy schedule for 2021 is below. Please call us to chat about what program might be best for you and your child. 

Talk, Play, Learn A (2-3 years)

Talk, Play, Learn A (2-3 years)

This is a group therapy program run by an experienced Occupational Therapist, focusing on play and engagement skills.

Friday

10-11am (parents are in the room with the children for this group)

Fortnightly

2-3 years

Ivanhoe Hub

Talk, Play, Learn B (3-4 years)

Talk, Play, Learn B (3-4 years)

This is a group therapy program run by an experienced Occupational Therapist, focusing on play and engagement skills.

Friday

11.15am -12pm (children participate without parents for this group)

Fortnightly

3-4 years

Ivanhoe Hub

Move, Groove Connect (3-6 years)

Move, Groove Connect (3-6 years)

This is a specialist dance and music class run by Speech/Occupational Therapists (both of whom who are dually qualified dance teachers). The program aims to integrate the foundations of speech and occupational therapy into a fun, movement-based and engaging program, using acting, singing, dancing.

Saturday

11.15am-12pm (children participate in this group without parents)

Fortnightly

3-6 years

Ivanhoe Hub

Ready for Prep : 5 years (or due to commence prep in 2022)

Ready for Prep : 5 years (or due to commence prep in 2022)

This is a year-long school-readiness program offered to children commencing school in 2022. The environment is set up to mimic a typical prep classroom (e.g. whole group space, dedicated seating, visual schedule representing activities for the group).

Saturday

10-11am (50 minutes group time, 10 minutes ‘parent chat’)

Fortnightly

5 years (or due to commence prep in 2022)

Ivanhoe Hub

Social Cubs: 5 years (or due to commence prep in 2022)

Social Cubs: 5 years (or due to commence prep in 2022)

This is year-long social skills group, focusing on teaching key social learning skills required for a successful transition to prep. The group is run by our experienced Occupational Therapist.

Tuesday

10am-11am (50 minutes group time, 10 minutes ‘parent chat’)

Fortnightly

5 years (or due to commence prep in 2022)

Ivanhoe Hub

Social Detectives (5-6 years)

Social Detectives (5-6 years)

This is a social skills group program run by Speech and Occupational Therapists, focusing on building on key social skills.

Thursday

4:30-5:30pm (50 minutes group time, 10 minutes ‘parent chat’)

Fortnightly

5-6 years old (children in Prep)

Ivanhoe Hub

Social Explorers: (7-8 years)

Social Explorers: (7-8 years)

This is a social skills group program run by Speech and Occupational Therapists, focusing on building on key social skills.

Tuesday

4.30-5.30pm (50 minutes group time, 10 minutes ‘parent chat’)

Fortnightly

7-8 years

Ivanhoe Hub

Social Agents (8-9 years)

Social Agents (8-9 years)

This is a social skills group program run by Speech and Occupational Therapists, focusing on building on key social skills.

Wednesday

4.15-5.15pm (50 minutes group time, 10 minutes ‘parent chat’)

Fortnightly

8-9 years

Ivanhoe Hub