Family, Whanau and Disability

36. Takiwatanga Sanctuary

June 18, 2019 Louise Ratcliffe Season 2019 Episode 1036
Family, Whanau and Disability
36. Takiwatanga Sanctuary
Show Notes

Research and co-ordination: Lisa Pirihi
Presenters: Louise Ratcliffe and David Taylor
Produced by Louise Ratcliffe with help from Wintec Music and Performing Arts


Steve Brown – ex chef, therapist with expertise in disability and autism
Phil Brown – mental health nurse

Programme Synopsis

  • David and Louise talk to Steve and Phil about the work they do for families of children with autism, at the animal sanctuary in the Waikato

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