Category: Stories

What success means to John

14 May 2015 / No Comments / Leave a Comment

John Smout, a board member of Caboolture Community Work Cooperative and supervisor of Lagoon Creek Café and Function Room has become a passionate speaker on behalf of Better Together and the Caboolture Community Work Cooperative. He has now spoken at a several key events. These include, guest speaker at Australia Catholic University, guest… Read more »

How Better Together helped Monica

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Monica is a 31 year old woman who has an intellectual disability. She lives on her own in a unit in Caboolture. She has had some really bad experiences in the past where people have hurt her. This has made her feel like she has no control in her life and what happens… Read more »

Better Together helped Andrew

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Andrew wanted to find work in a service-orientated industry as he enjoyed helping people and socialising. What was most important to him was that the type of work he found had a valued status in the community, as well as a place he could make new friends. Better Together supported Andrew to find… Read more »