The DSQ Teen Challenge Weekend is a personal development weekend for people with Down syndrome aged 11-16. Participants are allocated into small groups captained by a volunteer team leader who provides peer support for the duration of the weekend. The aim is for ‘Challengers’ to try new things and be pushed outside their comfort zones in a safe, supportive and encouraging environment.
Start Date: Saturday 19th March 2022 – Sunday 20th March 2022
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm (QLD)
Gold Coast Recreation Centre – 1525 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach QLD 4221
About the event
Meeting Point / Pick Up Point: –
Out of Pocket Costs: $145.00 (includes accommodation, meals, activities and T-Shirt)
Support Costs: $500.00 (invoiced after the event)
RSVP: Friday 11th March 2022
*More details will be sent closer to the event date
*Please be aware that the venue for this event requires proof of vaccination to enter and attend this event, please let me know if that will be a problem.*
*Minimum numbers will apply for this event to go ahead
COVID-19 Safe Plan / Conditions: This activity has restricted numbers. Participants, staff and volunteers who are not feeling well, or been in contact with some not well will not be able to participate. Participants will be expected to wash their hands-on arrival and during the activity. Participants should be dropped off and picked up where someone will be waiting. Family members and others should only get out of the car if absolutely necessary. Sufficient social distancing space will be provided during this activity. Staff and volunteers are required to comply with all the same requirements and expectations. The Event Registration is taken in accordance with our Event Terms and Conditions. More information can be found through our Client Information page online.