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Imagine a World Without Choice

  • Posted on 30 June 2014
Staff doing card activity

Heather Simmons is a guru in the area of Person-Centred Planning. At a training session this month, she had Coordinators and House Seniors on the run as she deepened their knowledge of Person-Centred Planning.

The activity above shows staff learning what it’s like not to have choice in our lives – even around our most basic rights.

 

 

Staff running to complete activityThe course emphasised how we can support people to make choices that will improve their quality of life.

 

 

 

 

 

Staff jumping for joy at completing activityOne of the key points Coordinator, Damien Shaw took away was that, “As part of the person-centred planning process, it’s important that we are skilled at providing options and opportunities for the people we support.”

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