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ShopAbilities, Our goal

By |2019-07-09T17:26:28-08:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: ShopAbilities|

ShopAbilities was started to provide a new employment opportunity for people who have challenging behaviours. People who have challenging behaviours have been largely excluded from the employment market.due in. large part to the unpredictable behaviours that can occur. Individuals who have devopmental disabilities suffer from a higher unemployment rate than the average person and [...]

Challenging Behaviour Definition

By |2019-05-20T10:51:15-08:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Challenging Behaviours|

In 1998 Abilities Community Services was formed with a primary purpose of supporting people with challenging behaviours. When we started Abilities we had the great pleasure to work with Nathan Ory, a Victoria based psychologist, who focuses on working with challenging behaviours. What is challenging behavior? Ory defines challenging behaviors as behaviours that involve [...]