Peter with his wife Linda work to ensure people with disability in the Ipswich community and beyond have information, build their knowledge collectively, and speak with a united voice on a range of issues that directly affect people with disability across Queensland.
Peter is actively involved in a number of organisations in different capacities. He is a volunteer, advocate, keynote speaker, IT consultant, group convenor, housing champion, Peer-to-Peer leader and consultant for organisations such as Queenslanders with Disability Network via QDeNgage raising Disability Community Awareness.
Peter engages with people with disability, their families, service providers, local Councils, State and Members of Parliament to seek and provide information in his key areas of interest which are; Advocacy, Health, Housing, NDIS.
Utilising his years of business experience and the richness of his lived experience of disability, Peter sits on a number of National and State Committee’s, the Ipswich Hospital Community Reference Group, the QDN Board and is an active Consumer with HCQ and PHN.
Achievements that Peter and Linda are most proud of are their work establishing the Fresh Futures Market nearly ten years ago which is now all-over South-East Queensland the Workability Forums and being the Every Australia Counts Queensland Champions.
Always with their sights fixed on creating connections with communities, Peter and Linda continue to be unwavering in their advocacy and support of people disability.