Peer Support Team

Our multi-award winning team of peer support workers and volunteers come from all walks and stages of life. They have diverse lived experience pre and post Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). What they share in common is that they are all living active and purposeful lives in the community and have a shared passion to share their lived experiences to help others with SCI to frame positive expectations of life with SCI

You can browse the articles below to learn more about a selection of the 50+ people we have available to offer peer support on various aspects of life with SCI.

Learn more about our 57 team members


Peter is a husband and father. He enjoys gardening and fixing things. He restores antique furniture and classic cars in his spare time.

He has been living with C4 complete Spinal Cord Injury since 1999.

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Alan is a railway engineer who now works part-time. He lives with his wife on a ten acre property in the country, where he finds plenty to do to keep himself busy.

He has been living with T10 incomplete Spinal Cord Injury since 2011

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Georgina is married, works as an accountant, lives with her husband and two dogs, and enjoys shopping, socializing, keeping fit and travelling - both locally as well as internationally

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Mario is a doctor who enjoys music, literature and being socially active with family and friends.

He has been living with C5-C6 complete Spinal Cord Injury since 2001.

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Mark is a banking professional, who has recently returned to full-time study in Occupational Therapy. His leisure activities include scuba diving, sky diving, travelling, playing the violin and having fun with friends.

He has been living with T10 complete Spinal Cord Injury since 2012.

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