Social Worker . Case Manager . Support Coordinator
Social Worker/ Support Coordinator/ Case Manager
Vanessa is a qualified Social Worker, member of the AASW and registered DVA Social Work provider. She brings over 15 years’ experience working within the disability and aged care sectors as well as working with children and youth through the foster care system. Vanessa has experience working with individuals of all ages, backgrounds and ethnicities together with their families facing complex biopsychosocial issues.
Vanessa has extensive knowledge and practice skills within case management, particularly in the areas of disability, aged care, acute and crisis management, complex needs as well as systems navigation including NDIS, My Aged Care & DVA. By applying a supportive, therapeutic person-centered approach to her daily interactions Vanessa has successfully assisted many individuals to achieve their goals. With a passion for supporting vulnerable people to have choice and to live their best life, Vanessa has a strong emphasis on effective stakeholder engagement, collaborative and transparent client and family support, advocacy and ensuring an inclusive, individualised process. Vanessa also works to empower individuals and encourages participation in achieving their goals