The Sunshine Coast Peer Support Group is a group for people with disability, run by people with disability living in the Sunshine Coast area. Group Convenor Will Proctor hosts monthly meetings in Maroochydore.

The Sunshine Coast Peer Support Group talk about a range of topics including local services and supports, planning for an emergency, community awareness and the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

The group meets monthly on the fourth Wednesday of the month at Millwell Road Community Centre, Millwell Road, Maroochydore.

Call QDN on 1300 363 783 or email peersupport@qdn.org.au to find out more about these meetings.

A man in a beige jacket and glasses, next to a man sitting in a wheelchair with a grey long sleeved shirt and glasses and a woman standing behind him wearing a black and white dress with a black cardigan.

Click here for the QDN calendar. Type ‘Peer Support Group’ in the search area to find upcoming group meeting dates and times.

A man in a black shirt, with brown hair and a short beard is sitting and talking into a microphone. A girl next to him in a green dress is holding the microphone and holding a laptop with people on zoom on the screen.

“Cause I’m connected in my community, I want to be a role model and encourage people to think outside the square”

Will Proctor, Sunshine Coast Peer Support Group

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