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Jul 28, 2016
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Twelve months on, a new appreciation.

This week marks twelve months since I changed workplaces from community health to a facility which provides residential and respite care for severely intellectually and physically impaired people. Through the past year I've developed some unique practical skills in relation to wheelchair repairs and enjoyed many therapy experiences with our residents, particularly hydrotherapy sessions and wheelchair dancing.
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