I talk to so many of my friends about how they have difficulty finding care for their grandparents who have dementia. Or if they have parents who need more support they can’t get the continual support they need to keep them at home. Is aged care broken?
In 2012, my Mum attempted to take her own life. Her depression and anxiety got too much for her. It left me shaken and scared for the future. The whole situation scared me:...
Founder Of Acorn Network
Samantha is the founder and Managing Director of the Acorn Network, which seeks to improve workforce diversity and build leadership capacity in the Australian caring industry. By connecting, collaborating, and empowering youth through innovative projects, The Acorn Network are a key part of the solution to establish a competitive Australian caring workforce. She is an occupational therapist, a writer and diversity workforce advocate.
Right now, I am preparing to pack my bags and head over to Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane for some fantastic events. Let me tell you; I am both scared and excited.
It’s almost time for our next Better Mentor Relationship event.
I am so thrilled about the events and the leaders we are working with for our Better Mentor Relationships project. These are people achieving amazing things. I look up to them as role models, people I can ask for...