AT CHAT: JOCELYN FRANCISCUS & DANIELLE LOIZOU-LAKE (WA)
Danielle is project lead for the Independent Living Centre WA’s innovative AT Chat project, Australia’s first peer led information sharing platform around Assistive Technology for people with disability. Over the past 20 years Danielle has created and implemented many successful population health initiatives. In 2015 Danielle was named one of WA’s ‘40 under 40’ Business Leaders for her work in health promotion.
Jocelyn, an Occupational Therapist, is a key member of the AT Chat team at the Independent Living Centre WA where she has been instrumental in the development and implementation of this ground-breaking peer to peer project sharing assistive technology information and advice. Committed to giving people with Spinal Cord Injury access to AT, Jos is the creator of ‘Cord’, raising over $250K for Spinal Cord Injury.
AT Chat was a finalist at the recent National Disability Support Awards for Innovation.