REFERENCE GROUP

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THE SACID REFERENCE GROUP

The SACID Reference Group is a sub-committee of the SACID Board.

All members of the SACID Reference Group have intellectual disability.

The Reference Group members give advice and direction to the Board about what is important to them.

They also give feedback about new resources, project ideas and share their personal experiences.

The Reference Group members help to make sure that the work SACID does is relevant to people with intellectual disability and their families.

ANTHONY

This year on the SACID Reference Group I have liked talking about things, having fun and doing training.

KAYLENE

I like coming to the Group

Kaylene smiling
Zoe smiling

ZOE

This year with the SACID Reference Group I have liked catching up and talking about issues. I’ve liked having things in Easy Read.

JACK

This year with the SACID Reference Group I liked the Block Jenga we did in our leadership training.

CHLOE

This year with the SACID Reference Group I liked talking about things and getting ideas.

RUBY

This year with the SACID Reference Group I liked meeting people with different disabilities, supporting each other, it’s really fun, I’ve been blessed to be a leader.

Ruby smiling

WARREN

This year with the SACID Reference Group I liked talking about problems like housing trust and getting your licence. I liked having people from Government come to talk to us. 

JON

This year on the SACID Reference Group I liked bringing up things, like getting your license – that was my idea – and then having someone from Government come and talk about it with us. I liked meeting new people. We don’t have anything like SACID out in the country, it has been good to get SACID’s support through the Reference Group.

JAK