RO&Ming with Lil

19 Independent O&M in Kiribati - Jess

September 25, 2020 Lil Deverell Season 1 Episode 19
RO&Ming with Lil
19 Independent O&M in Kiribati - Jess
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RO&Ming with Lil
19 Independent O&M in Kiribati - Jess
Sep 25, 2020 Season 1 Episode 19
Lil Deverell

Jess Timmons is an independent Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Specialist who also works as a disability support worker and access consultant in Melbourne. In 2019 she volunteered to accompany an independent consultant with low vision to Kiribati in the Pacific Ocean. Kiribati (population 110,000) is a nation of coral islands straddling the equator and the international dateline. Jess describes daily life, disability, access and the challenges involved in sustainable community development through the lens of O&M.

Show Notes

Jess Timmons is an independent Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Specialist who also works as a disability support worker and access consultant in Melbourne. In 2019 she volunteered to accompany an independent consultant with low vision to Kiribati in the Pacific Ocean. Kiribati (population 110,000) is a nation of coral islands straddling the equator and the international dateline. Jess describes daily life, disability, access and the challenges involved in sustainable community development through the lens of O&M.