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In each episode we get to know a person with a disability and highlight their many abilities in the workplace.


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Latest Episodes

Stronger Together

For Chad, the hardest thing about living with a disability, was learning how to ask for help. For years, he covered up his struggles at school with anger, aggressive outbursts, and withdrawal, hoping no one would notice that he was different. Chad was on a dangerous path, one he didn't want to keep going down. It took courage to admit that he might need a bit of help to have the future he dreamed of. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

15 MINJUN 23
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Stronger Together

So, what do you do?

Not having an answer to that common question, can be stressful and embarrassing. When Sam finished school last year, he really didn’t know what he was going to do next. But instead of playing video games and taking a relaxing ‘gap-year’, Sam decided to make a call. Now? He’s on a path to a career he’d never have imagined, and loving it. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

16 MINJUN 16
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So, what do you do?

On your mark

Two minutes and 14 seconds. That’s the time to beat if Amy is to qualify for the Paralympics swim team next year. But that’s not the only goal she’s working towards. At work, Amy has found the perfect place to find her confidence and prove that she’s got what it takes to be independent. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

15 MINJUN 9
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On your mark

Who’s helping who?

Susan was running a successful business and felt like she was finally in a position to give back to her community. Then, she met Lachlan, and realised she might have gotten more than she’d bargained for. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

15 MINJUN 2
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Who’s helping who?

Finding Your Voice

On his first day at work, Akbar was so shy that he barely said a word. That’s not him though, not really. The real Akbar wants to travel the world and surround himself with new people. He just needs to find some confidence first. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

10 MINMAY 26
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Finding Your Voice

The Stage Is Set

Finishing high school, Jack felt like he was leaving the happiest days of his life behind him. Obsessed with musicals, movies and the bright lights of theatre - Jack wanted to be on stage. Growing up and going to work was the last thing he thought he’d enjoy. That was, until he found a job where he could bring his passions into the office. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

16 MINMAY 19
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The Stage Is Set

Welding, working, rapping and rising up

At school Kieren was an energetic kid that was misunderstood by his classmates. His autism made it hard to fit in, and relentless bullying left him hating life. But since then he’s found his niche. Working in a small family business, he’s discovered he has a natural talent for welding, and his workmates are introducing him to a love of heavy metal music. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

16 MIN2018 JUL 29
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Welding, working, rapping and rising up

Learning to love my new personality

There are two Sharons. One’s a busy, obsessively clean, high powered sales executive. The other is a relaxed and loving childcare worker who likes to smell the roses. They’re almost opposite people - except that they’re the same person, separated by five years and a brain tumour. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

19 MIN2018 JUL 22
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Learning to love my new personality

Learn from my footsteps

Karen’s first job in the factory at Kurrajong Kitchen has given her a life beyond being a mum, and it’s made her a better mum. After having to fight for her kids, she’s determined to be the positive role model that she never had as a child. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

12 MIN2018 JUL 15
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Learn from my footsteps

Born For It

Having a child with a disability forced Linda Fenech to confront how she – like most of us – rarely took the time to understand those who are a little different. Employing Tayla as a babysitter at her beauty salon, Linda thought that she was doing a favour, but quickly discovered she was getting more from the exchange than she ever expected. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

12 MIN2018 JUL 8
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Born For It

Latest Episodes

Stronger Together

For Chad, the hardest thing about living with a disability, was learning how to ask for help. For years, he covered up his struggles at school with anger, aggressive outbursts, and withdrawal, hoping no one would notice that he was different. Chad was on a dangerous path, one he didn't want to keep going down. It took courage to admit that he might need a bit of help to have the future he dreamed of. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

15 MINJUN 23
Comments
Stronger Together

So, what do you do?

Not having an answer to that common question, can be stressful and embarrassing. When Sam finished school last year, he really didn’t know what he was going to do next. But instead of playing video games and taking a relaxing ‘gap-year’, Sam decided to make a call. Now? He’s on a path to a career he’d never have imagined, and loving it. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

16 MINJUN 16
Comments
So, what do you do?

On your mark

Two minutes and 14 seconds. That’s the time to beat if Amy is to qualify for the Paralympics swim team next year. But that’s not the only goal she’s working towards. At work, Amy has found the perfect place to find her confidence and prove that she’s got what it takes to be independent. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

15 MINJUN 9
Comments
On your mark

Who’s helping who?

Susan was running a successful business and felt like she was finally in a position to give back to her community. Then, she met Lachlan, and realised she might have gotten more than she’d bargained for. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

15 MINJUN 2
Comments
Who’s helping who?

Finding Your Voice

On his first day at work, Akbar was so shy that he barely said a word. That’s not him though, not really. The real Akbar wants to travel the world and surround himself with new people. He just needs to find some confidence first. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

10 MINMAY 26
Comments
Finding Your Voice

The Stage Is Set

Finishing high school, Jack felt like he was leaving the happiest days of his life behind him. Obsessed with musicals, movies and the bright lights of theatre - Jack wanted to be on stage. Growing up and going to work was the last thing he thought he’d enjoy. That was, until he found a job where he could bring his passions into the office. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

16 MINMAY 19
Comments
The Stage Is Set

Welding, working, rapping and rising up

At school Kieren was an energetic kid that was misunderstood by his classmates. His autism made it hard to fit in, and relentless bullying left him hating life. But since then he’s found his niche. Working in a small family business, he’s discovered he has a natural talent for welding, and his workmates are introducing him to a love of heavy metal music. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

16 MIN2018 JUL 29
Comments
Welding, working, rapping and rising up

Learning to love my new personality

There are two Sharons. One’s a busy, obsessively clean, high powered sales executive. The other is a relaxed and loving childcare worker who likes to smell the roses. They’re almost opposite people - except that they’re the same person, separated by five years and a brain tumour. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

19 MIN2018 JUL 22
Comments
Learning to love my new personality

Learn from my footsteps

Karen’s first job in the factory at Kurrajong Kitchen has given her a life beyond being a mum, and it’s made her a better mum. After having to fight for her kids, she’s determined to be the positive role model that she never had as a child. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

12 MIN2018 JUL 15
Comments
Learn from my footsteps

Born For It

Having a child with a disability forced Linda Fenech to confront how she – like most of us – rarely took the time to understand those who are a little different. Employing Tayla as a babysitter at her beauty salon, Linda thought that she was doing a favour, but quickly discovered she was getting more from the exchange than she ever expected. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

12 MIN2018 JUL 8
Comments
Born For It
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