Strengthening Disability Advocacy conference 2012
Disability advocacy and the legal system: You be the judge!

Monday 26 & Tuesday 27 March 2012 @ Melbourne Park Function Centre

Kate Bergman

Photo of Kate Bergman, Program Manager, North East citizen Advocacy (NECA)

Program Manager, North East citizen Advocacy (NECA)

Kate has worked as a Secondary Art teacher and a Bookkeeper. She has a 28 year old daughter with mosaic Down Syndrome. Kate has been involved in Citizen Advocacy for 22 years, firstly as a Committee of Management member and also the citizen advocate for a couple with two children. Kate then joined the staff of North East Citizen Advocacy 7 years ago as part-time Program Manager. She has been the citizen advocate for Jenny (the mother) for 16 years, and the partnership continues.



Monday 26th March, 2012: 11:00pm - 12:15am

Using real life scenarios, panelists will respond to issues raised and discuss processes from their specialist perspectives.