Jim V
During the day I am involved in activities that improve and maintain my health like exercise and physiotherapy.  I also really like art and am a talented painter.  I have a big family around me. I would like to learn to better use a computer. I am part of MEDA’s Consumer Advisory Group because I enjoy meeting people.

Consumer Advisory Group: Kathleen, Eddie, Andrew, Jim and Jodie

Consumer Advisory Group: Kathleen, Eddie, Andrew, Jim and Jodie

Kathleen B
I am often busy during the day involved with many activities in my local community including mosaics, creative art, knitting and my local library.  I am a big footy fan and I barrack for Hawthorn and the Box Hill Hawks.  I would like to learn to speed walk.  I am part of MEDA’s Consumer Advisory Group because I like meeting people and find it interesting.

Andrew M
I work part time in a very busy workplace.  On the weekend I am involved in a Men’s shed which I really enjoy.  I would like to learn to use a computer.  I am involved with MEDA’s Consumer Advisory Group because I want to have a say.

Eddie C
I am a member of MEDA’s Committee of Management as well as MEDA’s Consumer Advisory Group.  I am very committed to both roles and want to stand up for people with disability.  I am a big gamer and would like to start up a gaming group.  I am part of MEDA’s Consumer Advisory Group because I represent the Advisory Group members at MEDA’s Committee of Management.

Nicole K
I enjoy listening to music, catching up with family and my boyfriend and doing art.  I would really like to learn more about cooking meals.  I am part of MEDAs Consumer Advisory Group because I like to be heard.

Jodie C
I visit my Mum and the other people in her Nursing home every day.  I spend time with everyone chatting and being their friend.  I have a friendly cat called Zoro.  I am also a Richmond supporter and would love to meet Dustin Martin.  I am part of MEDAs Consumer Advisory Group because I enjoy the other people who come along.v

 

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