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Emily Magee – Counsellor & Support Coordinator

Emily has always known that helping people was her calling. Supporting and empowering young people with the tools and skills to be their best selves and make the most out of their lives is her passion. With two years experience in Support Work, Emily b...

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Emma Yeark – Support Coordinator

Emma is a fully qualified Social Worker who graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2013. Emma has been working as a Support Coordinator since 2017 and loves the way this role enables her to empower people to reach their full potential and achieve ...

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Emily Bielefeld – Support Coordinator

Emily is passionate about families and community. She believes that everybody has the right to make their own choices about what they want their life to look like. Emily loves helping people navigate these complicated systems and finding the right supp...

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What’s in a Name?

A Sense of Place has many definitions. We define it as a unique collection of a person’s abilities and characteristics that together help them feel a sense of place within themselves and their world. It is feeling a sense of having a place to belong; e...

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Carrie Gibbs – Support Coordinator

Previously Carrie has worked with people who have a disability within a  Disability Employment Support Service and Workers Compensation. It was within these roles that she realised that she really enjoy helping people achieve their goals and overcome t...

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5 Strengths of a Great Support Coordinator

Are you looking for a Support Coordinator but unsure of what to expect? At Create A Sense of Place, we asked the people we support, what makes a good Support Coordinator and here’s our 5 tips! They have a wide network of people around them that have ...

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Anne Alexander – Support Coordinator

Anne brings to the role over 25 years experience in the field of disability and community services. Her early years were spent in direct client support in day programs, in home supports and respite. With study and a passion for her chosen career, An...

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Welcome to 2017

Is anyone asking "where did January go"!  At Create a Sense of Place, we are very excited about the year ahead and the opportunity to engage with our wonderful participants and help them on their way to create their own sense of place. Being our first ...

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Mary’s Physiotherapy – #1

These exercises are for shoulders, arms, back, legs, knees and feet - enjoy EXERCISES RIGHT / LEFT 20 TIMES EACH PUSH SHOULDERS BACK SHOULDER SHRUG ROTATE SHOULDER BOTH WAYS EXTEND ARM STRAIGHT OUT TO SIDE LIFT ARM ABOVE HEAD LEGS RIG...

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Meet Mary

My Motto: One day at a time.  When you know better you do better. I have MS (multiple sclerosis) secondary progressive. I live on my own in a unit and I have care 7 hours a day 7 days a week. (7.00am-9.30am pc.)    (12.30 pm 2.00pm lunch)    (6.00pm-...

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