Jacob is 18 years old, has just finished high school in North Brisbane, lives with an intellectual disability, and was ready to start his very first job.

Jacobs loves gaming. He wanted his own income to support his hobby but sometimes found it difficult to understand what was being asked of him and has anxiety around …

Christine has never been in paid employment in her whole life and needed a spark of confidence to take the first step to securing a role and thriving in her employment journey.

Christine is living with depression, anxiety, severe osteoarthritis, and vocational barriers. This is a story about how Christine found a supportive Job Coach at the …

Adam is living with Asperger’s Syndrome. In addition, Adam had been unemployed for 18 months, due to several factors such as the Covid-19 pandemic, the Black Summer fires 2019/20 that raged through the community. These two significant events alone, meant there was the lack of employment opportunities with so many businesses and communities impacted.

Adam reached …

 

Lisa (55) is living with a mental health condition that is affecting her overall self-confidence and wellbeing.

Unemployed for four years, when Lisa met the team from atWork Australia Belgian Gardens two years ago, she was unsure on what kind of work she would be capable of doing that didn’t impact with her barriers.

Lisa was introduced …