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Making the Most of Change – Understanding & Managing Your Supports, Brisbane
August 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 23, 2018
About the Workshop:
WORKSHOP 1: Starting to Plan
Thursday 9th August, 10am – 12:30pm
This workshop provides tools to develop a vision and a plan and encourages you to think about the life you want and the goals and aspirations that are important to you.
WORKSHOP 2: Understanding Supports
Thursday 16th August, 10am – 12:30pm
Participants learn from each other and start to identify the funded supports needed to complement and strengthen informal, community and mainstream supports as well as considering how to blend their natural supports with paid supports.
WORKSHOP 3: Managing Your Supports
Thursday 23rd August, 10am – 12:30pm
For people interested in self-management, this workshop draws on experience and wisdom from families already self-managing. Look at ways to both manage and direct the support needed to sustain a good life, including recruiting the right staff for the role.
“We used to believe that people with disability needed Services
and the question was, how can Communities help?
We now know that people with disabilities need Communities,
and the question is, how can Services help?”
John O’Brien & Connie Lyall-O’Brien
For further information about these workshops, to download the event flyers or to book and register, please click this link