Foundation for Independence Recreation
and Social Training Inc
Excellence in disability support & training

First Service Inc

Foundation for Independence Recreation and Social Training Inc
The Foundation for Independence Recreation and Social Training Inc (FIRST), is a high quality disability service provider with a strong focus on skills development.

As such, FIRST has built a strong reputation for providing excellent disability services that have a strong focus on skills development.

FIRST provide high quality developmental opportunities for members, from their two sites in Kelly Street, Eagleby and Cairns Street, Loganholme. FIRST also access a vast range of venues in the community, including community centres, PCYC and Fryar Road Community Gardens (which FIRST auspice). 

FIRST'S focus is:
Responding to your needs as an individual
Supporting you to participate in and make a contribution to your community
Building your skills and enhance your abilities
Making strong community links that result in a wide range of choices for your development
Providing innovative services and training that make learning interesting and fun.


The benefits of dealing with FIRST are:

  • Modern, fully equipped and accessible buildings
  • Access to on-site registered training
  • Strong local networks
  • Multiple daily programs to choose from
  • 20 plus years experience in providing disability support & services.

The 2019 programs include but aren't restricted to:
  • Arts including textiles, music therapy, PCYC
  • live music, bowling, candle making, soap making, hospitality, pottery, mosaics,
  • Members choice and much more

Please note programs can and do change through the year, so please contact us for confirmation.

The 2019 program is as follows:

Cairns Street
  • Mondays: Visual arts eg: mosaics/dry clay pottery/multi dimensional painting. Multi media group. Outings and Adventures, volunteering in recycling industries
  • Tuesdays: Soaps & candles. Plus woodwork.
  • Wednesdays: Creative fabrics eg: media covers, infused wheatbags, cushions and clothing. volunteering in warehouse and recycling industries
  • Thursdays: Art attack, volunteering in retail, warehouse and recycling industries
  • Fridays: Visual arts. volunteering in warehouse industries. Ten pin bowling league

Our computer room & sensory room are available all week.

Kelly Street
  • Mondays: Core programs: In the Groove music program - open to other services to access and PCYC. Plus Community Adventures.
  • Tuesdays: Core programs: Group physio alternate weeks. Live music every week. (This is open to other services to attend, please contact us for more details.) Book club
  • Wednesdays: Core programs: Hospitality and pottery. Plus: PCYC Possiblity Program and animal care at Becky's Place.
  • Thursdays: Core programs: Personal Training & BBQ, swimming. Plus: Volunteering at Meals on Wheels
  • Fridays: Core programs: Ten Pin Bowling Leagues and MakeDo. Plus: End of month celebration.

To enrol or get further information please contact F.I.R.S.T. on 07 3382 6923 or contact F.I.R.S.T. by email.


27 Kelly St Eagleby QLD 4207

07 3382 6923


FIRST Loganholme

Unit 38/17 Cairns St, Loganholme QLD 4129

07 3382 7059

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