The QDNY Peer Support Group is a group for young people with disability, run by people with disability who are under 35. Group Convenors Brendon Donohue and Mathew Townsend host monthly state-wide meetings online via Zoom.

QDNY discusses a range of topics relevant to young people with disability from housing, employment, being safe online, sport to social events.

The Group meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month via Zoom.

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

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