Rachel completed Easy English 2 day training in 2019 and used this training to develop Easy English fact sheets for an accessible website. The fact sheets and website were produced in co design with parents who have an intellectual disability. www.bumpyroad.org.au
Rachel joined Access Easy English in April 2021 as a Specialist Content Writer.
Rachel is passionate about the need for accessible information which is meaningful and can be used by people to understand and make independent decisions.
Rachel has worked for many years with people who have intellectual disabilities, initially as an Occupational Therapist and then as a Support Worker/Project Coordinator in community settings. She has also worked as a community visitor in NSW.
Rachel completed a Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) in 1984 and Parenting with a developmental disability (Sydney University) in 2006.