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The MATES Mobile: Fun, safe transport for people with autism
Matthew, like many others in the autistic community, found public transport challenging and stressful. Enter the MATES Mobile, an eight-person people mover that made travelling fun.
Harry and Quinn start their careers at Hotel Etico
Hotel Etico’s on-the-job hospitality training program is helping people with intellectual disability plan a career and become independent. Quinn and Harry, two young people who were part of the hotel’s first intake of six trainees, share their stories.
Teaching children who stutter confidence and acceptance
A Foundation Community Grant helped SAY: Australia run a free 10-week online creative arts program for young people who stutter, teaching them about the joys of communication and that every voice matters.
A ray of sunshine for siblings of children with disability
Megan and Adam’s daughter Lexie has a disability: Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome (SLOS). It can sometimes be hard for her older sister Immi – but a monthly support group makes all the difference.
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