Congratulations to our June Grant Recipient Leonard! Leonard is 10, has Autism, suffers from depression, anxiety and has limited social skills, which has lead to school avoidance & risk of self harm. So his mother Cassandra has had to leave her job temporarily to care for him & home school. The financial and emotional impact […]
Congratulations to our May Grant recipient Chloe! Chloe is 10 years old, she is Autistic, with Global Developmental Delay, ADHD and Epilepsy. Chloe has been participating in a wonderful after school program to build Social and Community Participation with our wonderful friends Project Epic. And she’s thriving! Chloe has specific funding in her NDIS plan to
I chose not to let it go, because I felt that wasn’t justice for Frankie and all the people with disabilities or special needs that get treated disrespectfully everyday because they were born different or became different to what neurotypical people decide what is ordinary or accepted. My advice, seek and you shall find, educate, advocate and continue to spread awareness.
This is our first grant recipient Katie McIntosh and her beautiful little girl Reena who has Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) type 1, treated symptomatically from 5.5 months of age. SMA causes weakness in all Reena’s muscles, including those required to move, eat, breathe and speak. Reena uses a power wheelchair to mobilise, is primarily g-tube