Claire’s daughter has cerebral palsy and Asperger’s syndrome and has been receiving services from Therapy Focus for 10 years. Claire has long been involved with the Health Department, having worked as an independent researcher for King Edward Memorial Hospital and as a member of their Community Advisory Council. As such, she has substantial experience of both sides of the clinician/patient equation. Claire joined the Parent Reference Group to share her family’s lived experience for the benefit of the organisation the community more broadly.