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


Mark lives in Langwarrin and is an occupational therapist. His interests include travelling, video games, computers, cars, going to pubs & clubs, keeping fit, and scuba diving.

He has been living with T1 complete Spinal Cord Injury since 2004.

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Marty is an Environmental Sustainability and Landscaping professional who enjoys camping, fishing, woodwork and playing the guitar', and is a devoted uncle to his sister's kids. He has been living with C5 incomplete spinal cord injury since 2005.

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Tanya is a web designer who enjoys socialising and meeting new people. She has been living with C5 complete spinal cord injury since 1993

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Adam is married with 2 children and enjoys going caravanning with his family. He has a passion for cars, water sports, and caravanning.

He has been living with C5/C6 incomplete spinal cord injury since 2015.

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Annie Searby

Annie is a University student who enjoys socialising, cooking and spending time with friends and family. She has been living with T12 incomplete paraplegia since 2013.

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