The Outdoor Experience (TOE) offers young people a unique opportunity for learning, growth and connection in a supportive environment. Participants learn more about themselves, strengthen relationships with others and have a greater understanding of their relationship with nature.
The Outdoor Experience is funded to work with 15-25 years of age with Drug and Alcohol issues. Our programs are designed to meet the needs of an already organized or established group. Programs may involve a series of day programs or multiple day/overnight trips.
The Outdoor Experience utilises Adventure Based Learning principles (ABL) and range of therapeutic practices to provide a powerful environment for achieving desired outcomes.
TOE specialises in Bush Adventure Therapy partnering with agencies working with participants (15-25 years) with drug and alcohol issues. We believe that well designed and supported adventure/nature based activities provide vulnerable young people with opportunities for learning and growth.
The factors that are considered core in TOE programs are: