wellgate skills academy

Would you like to develop key independence life and living skills?

Would you like to be able to learn the skills needed to have and maintain a supported living tenancy?
Are you aged 18 or over with a learning disability, autism, mental health challenges or physical needs?
Wellgate Supported Living can offer a range of individualised supported learning programmes to enable development of the key skills needed.

We have a dedicated training suite, offering a unique learning approach. Every skill is taught from a practical base enabling real skills to be developed in a virtual supported living environment.

  • Independence and confidence
  • Communication & social skills
  • Personal presentation
  • Making choices
  • Problem solving
  • Shopping
  • Budgeting
  • Food & cooking
  • Personal planning
  • Recreation & friendships
  • The world around us
  • Community partnership
  • Speaking up
  • Social media and on line safety
  • Expressing yourself
  • Self-awareness
  • Mindfulness
  • Rights & responsibilities being a good citizen
  • Diet, nutrition and hydration
  • Personal hygiene
  • Keeping safe
  • Decision making
  • Ambitions and aspirations
  • Cleaning your home
  • Making beds and changing linen
  • Washing clothes
  • Household administration
  • Money management – banking
  • Filling in forms
  • How to be a good tenant
  • Enterprise and work skills
  • Mobilisation and travel training
  • Leisure
  • Team -work skills
  • Creative thinking
  • Money handling skills
  • Business skills
  • Planning skills
  • Self-reflection skills
  • Dealing with change