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sport, leisure and travel just cruising O ffering the ultimate in rest and relaxation, a houseboat holiday should be on everyone’s wish list – including people with complex needs. Imagination is a purpose- provide disability and wheelchair renovated houseboat that offers access, a fully-equipped kitchen, much-needed R&R for people with ducted air-conditioning and gas disability and their carers. heating, a heated spa and sun-deck It’s operated by SACARE – a “Imagination has been retrofitted to provide leisure-based respite care for clients, including those with complex needs. “It features five spacious bedrooms, each with ensuites that modified to cater for clients’ needs, a family-run business in South Australia full laundry, as well as entertainment that provides independent supported and BBQ facilities.” living accommodation for people with disability. people, the houseboat can be Accommodating up to ten picked up from Mannum or Murray a full-time skipper, 24-hour care, meal everyone deserves a holiday,” says Bridge. SACARE services can include preparation and daily assistance, SACARE’s Milly Toovey. transport to and from the houseboat, ensuring everyone gets a holiday. “We work on the premise that LOOKING FOR A ROLLING GOOD TIME? HALF PRICE BOWLING FOR PEOPLE WITH A DISABILITY* Get involved with a recreational activity that we all love, with games from only $6.45. *Visit for more information. sport, leisure & travel 37