Margaret Rodgers from Mamre (Brisbane) has provided assistance to a small number of young adults to work with their families and friends to move into their own homes. Margaret describes the project and discusses some of what has been learnt, particularly exploring common issues and themes that have emerged. Matthew Lys and Luke Cowan talk about their lives and some of the things they have been able to achieve in the past few years and their mothers, Carmel Lys and Dianne Cowan share from the perspective of parents, what has been involved to make this happen.
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Not waiting: creating
Margaret Rodgers, Matthew and Carmel Lys, Luke and Dianne Cowan
Papers presented at Personalised Lifestyle Assistance Conference, Melbourne 17-18 August 2006
28 May 2005
Accommodation, Families, Friendship