Last week, a few Mamre staff were fortunate to spend time with Billy Williams, an Aboriginal man who shared on working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait people and communities. It was an excellent session which was very beneficial for Mamre and its staff. Thank you to Billy for sharing your time and your knowledge.
Julie van Oosten has worked on and off at Mamre for the past 20 years, but now Julie and her family are in the process of emigrating to Holland, and as Julie prepares to join her family in Holland in mid-December, we thought it would be an opportune time to chat with her as she reflects on her time at Mamre.
Our Pave the Way team members are currently visiting remote Queensland to begin conversations around the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in their communities. Here is an update on their trip so far...
Dianne Mandeville writes about her family's experience of establishing a support circle.
Lou and Jeanette Micallef write about their experience of a facilitated planning session.
Having a clear vision for her daughter's future made planning easier for one parent.