Advocating For Your Children At School
During a Mito Connect Call, Michele Hemmings (Patient Pathways Nurse) shared advice to advocate for children at school to ensure they are getting the best support.
- Establishing welfare plans to cover all elements of schooling
- How to maximise your interaction with the education department to reduce your stress and achieve the best outcome for your child
- Complimentary support services that nurture your child’s learning and development
Driving Change for the Mito CommunityView Video
At a Digital Mito Information Day, Clare Stuart (Mito Foundation Policy & Advocacy Manager) spoke about Mito Foundation’s policy and advocacy work, including mitochondrial donation, improving access to genetic technologies and working to improve supports available through NDIS and other government programs.
Managing Mito, clinical practice and mito experiencesView Video
At a Digital Mito Information Day, Janet Long and Stephanie Best presented work done around the management of mito from the perspective of clinicians and people with mito. This included work on how apps, telehealth and other virtual resources can assist with problems unique to living with a rare disorder