Multicap is delighted to introduce a new podcast series: Talking Possibilities. Each episode will take you behind the scenes to get to know people within the disability industry - both those living with disabilities and those working to enhance their quality of life.
Subscribe to our eye-opening series to hear first-hand about the dreams and incredible achievements of those living with disabilities, and why disability won't hold them back.
Madeleine shares insights about the life of her daughter Lara
In line with the theme of International Day of People with Disability (3 December), Madeleine discusses ways to make the world better for people with disability, including inclusiveness, opportunities, and normalising involvement. Madeline highlights the need to advocate for upcoming leaders within the disability cohort, and the importance of programs like the Queensland Disability Network Emerging Leaders program.
Nick reveals how support coordination changes lives
Allinto support coordinator, Nick Ivanovic, explains how he helps people living with disability navigate the complexities of the NDIS.
The importance of creating employment opportunities for people with disability
Multicap Employment Pathways Manager, Bec Lowther, shares her expert insights into employment opportunities for people living with disability.
Mitch shares his emotional coming out story and discusses celebrating pride month
In this episode, Mitch, an award-winning supported employee and talented barista at Monte Lupo Cafe, shares his moving coming out story, and the secrets of being authentic to yourself.
Trent shares his research and expertise on Prader-Willi Syndrome
In this episode, Multicap Group Research Lead, Trent, shares his research and expertise on Prader-Willi Syndrome. Listen to the full episode to hear more from Trent.
Liam reaches goals through self-advocacy
In this episode, Liam shares his journey exploring self-advocacy and how his experience has led to achieving more confidence and the ability to speak up for himself. Listen to the full episode to hear more from Liam.
From math student to fantasy author
In this episode, our guest is John: a numbers man turned author. Formerly a university math student, he shares his experience of self-publishing his first book: The Klazziah Chronicles: Lupin’s Gold. Now available for purchase on Amazon, his family are extremely proud of his accomplishment, and he has now turned his focus to penning book two in the three-part series.
Jess and Michelle pursue their dreams
In this episode, Jess and Michelle share their experience working at Multicap’s employment business, Monte Lupo Café. Jess was promoted to Job Coach and now supports other assisted employees to develop their retail assistant and barista skills. Michelle is studying store management and business online to achieve her goal of one day managing her own café.
More coming soon!
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Behind the mic
Over a 25-year career in journalism and communications, Rebecca has interviewed hundreds of people from all walks of life. She loves giving people the opportunity to share their story and believes everyone has a story to tell.
When she's not behind the microphone, Rebecca runs her own communication business, spends time with her twin daughters, studies and (of course) listens to podcast interviews!