Want to learn what the new kid on the block, Mainstream and Me, is achieving?   Then check out this update from our resident Director and Writer, Drew Russell, part of the Mainstream and Me program shaking up the employment sector and influencing change.   When you are able to land a job, you should feel…

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After suffering a stroke Fran faced battles that had her thinking her life was over and had her arranging for services to come to her instead of going out of her house. When she attended a workshop by Brain Injury Matters and listened to a lady speak she realised that people with acquired brain injuries could…

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MICHAEL Burge, OAM, a long-time mental health advocate and mental health first aid instructor. After more than 22 years in the mental health game, helping veterans and members of the public alike, Michael has been accepted onto the board of the World Federation for Mental Health 2017-19. The former Army Warrant Officer – himself a…

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I would like to introduce to my son Jake. He is 21 years old and has Spina Bifida. He is studying Linguistics – Japanese at Griffith University (although deferred this semester to concentrate on his training). Jake recently completed in the Under 23 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships in Toronto Canada. Where the Aussie Spinners won…

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