Estate search reunites long-lost loved ones
Sometimes a magical thing happens inside the Public Trustee that changes peoples’ lives forever.
When there is nobody else to help
David* was born with cerebral palsy. He is 45 years old, has limited movement and no speech, and he lives in a residential aged care home. He was institutionalised at a very young age and has no support from family or friends.
Going the extra mile to improve quality of life
Mark* is 38 years old and has spent the last 15 years in an aged care facility after a car accident left him paralysed and with severe brain damage.
Suzanne* gets the support she needs
Suzanne* is 42 years old and has an intellectual disability. She lived with her mother from the time she was born until Suzanne’s mother died unexpectedly. Left alone and without her mother to take care of her, Suzanne became very sick and was admitted to hospital.
Richard* takes control with support from a new Financial Independence Program
Richard*, who has a cognitive disability, has worked with his support network to gain financial independence.