Anjali is currently studying Occupational Therapy at Deakin University and is expected to complete this in 2024. Anjali values respect, compassion and honesty. In her spare time, Anjali likes Netball, animals and travelling. Anjali is passionate about being in the Peer Mentor Program as she is looking to establish a career to make a difference to those in the community and the Peer Mentor role would also help her to be a role model to others and help her learn and grow as an individual.
Bree-Elle is currently studying Occupational Therapy at Deakin University and is in her final year. Bree-Elle is a bubbly, outgoing and friendly individual. She enjoys playing netball and loves being outdoors. Bree-Elle has experience working as a disability support worker and is passionate about working with individuals with varying disabilities. She strives to facilitate independence and make a positive impact on all participants, while assisting them to reach their goals.
Conor is currently studying Occupational Therapy. Conor is caring, resilient and respectful. In his spare time, Conor enjoys football, basketball, golf, the beach, the outdoors, and movies. A skill that Conor has is that he can surf and has gone snorkelling in the past. Conor is passionate about being in the Peer Mentor Program as he enjoys spending time with other people, and he also finds the Peer Mentor role fulfilling.
Daniel is currently studying a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Deakin University. He is enthusiastic, compassionate and loyal. Daniel enjoys sports such as soccer, basketball, football and cricket. He also has a passion for music, especially guitar and piano. Daniel also likes heading outdoors for walks and running as well as playing board games and card games with friends. He finds the Peer Mentor program very rewarding as he gets to have a positive impact on the lives of participants.
Eliza is a considerate, kind and bubbly individual who is currently studying a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy. With a particular interest in sport, she enjoys playing and watching soccer in her free time. Eliza also enjoys cooking and spending time with friends and her dogs. Eliza’s favourite things to do in Geelong include going to Timezone, and taking walks along the beach. She is passionate about helping others to achieve their life goals and making a positive impact.
Isaac is currently studying a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) at Deakin University and is in his final year. Isaac has a keen interest in working with participants of all ages and abilities in the community. Isaac is a friendly, respectful, and kind individual who enjoys soccer, tennis, music, and being outdoors. With prior experience as a support worker, he is passionate about supporting participants to increase their confidence and independence in the activities they enjoy.
Michelle has been with Access Your Supports since 2019. She holds a Bachelor of Teaching (Primary and Secondary) and has been in the industry for over 15 years. Michelle is also a certified Group facilitator and recently stepped out of the Groups Coordinator position where she was instrumental in establishing the program to what it is today.
Molly is currently studying a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy and is due to complete this in 2026. She is ambitious, loving and fun. Molly enjoys helping people and seeing the positive impact it has on their life. Molly has travelled a lot within Australia and also overseas. She is very interested in sport and athletics and went on a basketball trip to the USA. In her spare time she enjoys reading, watching movies, visiting art galleries and hanging out with her friends.
Ollie is currently studying Occupational Therapy and is expected to complete this degree by 2024. Ollie is caring, loyal and respectful. Ollie is very interested in sport and enjoys football, tennis, basketball and surfing. In his spare time Ollie also enjoys going to the movies, skating and snorkelling. Ollie finds working as a peer mentor very rewarding as it enables him to make a positive impact in the world. Ollie wants to learn more about the disability field and Occupational Therapy.
Phoebe is currently studying Occupational Therapy and would love to obtain her Masters in Play Therapy. In her spare time she enjoys surfing, cooking, swimming, listening to music, soccer and volunteering with Ocean Mind. Phoebe is caring, trustworthy, honest and optimistic. She is passionate about working with a broad range of people to make a positive impact on their lives.
Ruby is currently studying Occupational Therapy at Deakin University and hopes to have her studies completed by 2024. Ruby says that she wanted to become a Peer Mentor so that she can learn and grow alongside new people and to have an impact on others in the community. Ruby has an interest in sailing, netball and reading. One of her niche skills is being able to play chess, as not many people play chess these days. Ruby values organisation, being patient and being caring.
Ryley is a kind, happy and patient person. He is currently studying a degree in Occupational Therapy and is due to finish this in 2024. He lives an active life and enjoys rowing, surfing, hiking and going to the gym. Ryley also relishes downtime with movies, hanging out with friends and playing video games. Ryley loves working as a Peer Mentor and assisting individuals in accessing the community and engaging in activities they’re passionate about.
Skye is currently studying Occupational Therapy at University and wishes to have her studies completed by 2024. She is passionate about volunteering and helping out wherever she can. Throughout school she was able to volunteer at 4 different child disability support services and cannot wait to be role model and support individuals in everyday life. Skye has interests in having fun, sport, exercising and being outdoors. Skye values honesty, trust and giving everything she has to what she is doing.