Local Examiner: 'People see value in me'
Kylie Blakemore is a support workers who worked with Jordan to identify his interests and passions to find a job that would be the perfect fit. Kylie was the recipient of the Excellence award for meaningful employment at the recent WA Disability Support Awards held on 3 Sepetember.
“Without Kylie I would have given up. Instead, I have a job I truly enjoy and thrive in. People see value in me, and so do I. This might not be extraordinary for you, but it definitely is for me,” he said.
National Disability Services WA State Manager Julie Waylen said the Awards help to build a strong disability workforce by showcasing best practice in support work.