27 October 2022

Support Coordinator Shara has over 15 years of industry knowledge. Shara started her career in the disability sector working as a disability support worker in day supports and respite prior to moving into support coordination.

The best part of Shara’s job as a Support Coordinator is the sense of fulfilment and joy she gets from helping others and knowing that her contribution is making a difference to people living with a disability.

Shara also enjoys supporting people living with a disability in a 1:1 setting, which provides the chance to get to know the individual and assist them based on their personal goals and needs. When Shara sees the individuals out in the community or enjoying them selves in an activity, she knows that each individual actively choose the activity that makes them most happy.

“I have a strong passion to making a difference in other people’s lives, it gives me a great fulfillment to see them smile and to achieve their goals.”

While at OC Connections, Shara wishes to further expand her knowledge within the NDIS space. She believes that as an individuals we can never stop learning and continue to build up our skillset.

OC Connections’ Support Coordinators such as Shara are passionate about working with participants and their families to help them understand and implement their NDIS plans and uses a person-centered approach to empower participants to achieve their goals.