Wow Factor Program


The Wow Holiday program is an inclusive holiday program for young people aged 13 – 17 years.

The Y Whittlesea provide experienced staff to support young people with a disability to get out and about in their community, make new friends and add some excitement to the school holidays.

The program specifically caters for young people with a mild to moderate disability.

Program Details

Cost: $50.00 per day*
*NDIS prices apply in addition to $50.00 daily program cost. Contact us for quotes.

Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Meet: Y-Space 41 Miller Street Epping 3076

What to bring

Day Trip

  •  Packed Lunch
  • Comfortable clothing suitable for outdoor activities and appropriate footwear
  • Drink Bottle
  • Any medication that requires administering during the day as identified on your personal information form
  • Any changes of clothes that might be required – a raincoat in case of wet weather
  • Companion Card
  • Personal items. Please be aware that anything lost or damaged during the activity is at participant’s own risk


Our staff are well trained and very experienced in working with people with a range of physical, cognitive and sensory abilities as well as behavioural needs. The program is funded to provide a ratio of 2 staff members to every 10 participants.
Our staff are committed to supporting participants to achieve their goals, gain confidence and create social networks with peers. We deliver individualised support to make sure each person gets the most out of every activity.

How to book

Step 1: Complete and return attached application form via email to whittlesea.disabilityservices@ymca.org.au

Step 2: Confirmation of enrolment will be provided prior to program commencing.

Step 3: Payment for the program will be required to secure your booking.

Payment details

NDIS fees apply for those with an approved plan in addition to daily program fee of $50 for non NDIS related expenses.

Participants are required to be on the program for a minimum of 7 hours per day. Daily program fee must be made two weeks prior to program commencing to ensure your place is secure. All payments can be made at Disability Services Office (Shop 7, 41-53 Miller Street, Epping 3076).

We are unable to provide refunds for non attendance once a booking has been processed. Please choose your required days of enrolment carefully.

Any person that is picked up or dropped off outside of program times will have additional NDIS fees applied while staff are required to continue support.

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