Kerry is a highly vivacious and supportive practitioner who thrives on new challenges and innovative initiatives. Kerry is a rights and values driven ‘can do’ change agent who enjoys stretching expectations about what is possible. Her approach has resulted in ground breaking projects and extensive networks across many fields. She is an Art of Hosting practitioner and has worked for more than 20 years in the areas of community capacity building, working with young people, and people with disabilities.Continue reading →
Rachael brings extensive experience within the Community Services sector and has worked with people across the lifespan (2 -64 years old) for over 20 years in a range of roles ranging from Support Worker/ Senior Case Manager and Manger for Government and Non-Government organisations. Over this time, she has worked on the Central Coast, in the Hunter areas as well as on the Mid North Coast andin Sydney Metropolitan. She is familiar with these areas including the community supports available for people.Continue reading →
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Jedi Knight: Leigh Dunscombe
Members: Leigh Dunscombe, Michaela Kennedy , Dee BrooksContinue reading →
A workbook of questions and ideas to assist in the development of a Person Centred Lifestyle Plan for yourself or your son / daughter with a disability.Continue reading →
This workbook will take you through a series of ideas and questions to think about, through which you will develop a Person Centred Plan for yourself or your son / daughter with a disability ready to meet the NDIS planner … Continue reading →
One Page Profiles: Are a great way to capture important information about a person that can be shared with those who provide support and want to get to know the person, especially those that don’t know them well. Developed … Continue reading →
….about Hosting Community by Dee Brooks* Mike Green and Henry Moore of the ABCD Institute were onto something, years ago, when they coined the phrase “leading by stepping back” as a successful way to work within a community. Many years … Continue reading →
September 07, 2017 by Dee Brooks For many years, IAP2’s Public Participation Spectrum, which explores different levels of community engagement, has been a part of what I teach in blended workshops where I combine Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) and the … Continue reading →
Is a mother, Carer, Community Leader, Facilitator, Information Sharer and People empowerer from Northern NSW!
She has been an Advocate for over 20 years and has instigated change by thinking outside the box.
The Jeder Institute is a ground-breaking, dynamic organisation who brings people together to realise their full potential and build on their existing networks and community strengths! We believe that everyone has abilities and everyone has something to contribute to their … Continue reading →