SANDBAG Inc – Brotherhood of the Wordless

Support group details

Group Name
SANDBAG Inc - Brotherhood of the Wordless
Group Description
A group of writers who happen to have a disability that meet regularly to write, share their experiences & work on upcoming creative projects.
Who can Join
People with a disability who have an interest in writing.
Contact hours
Meet monthly on a Wednesday - phone for details.
Where we meet
Sandgate Community Centre, 153 Rainbow St
The writers all have problems connected to Autism, Down syndrome & other disabilities which preclude speech. All are dependent on Facilitated Communication (FC), which requires a facilitator to support their wrists & speak out their words, which are pointed out, letter by letter, on a keyboard.
More Info
The group prepares & performs their stories annually & are in great demand. They have performed at the State Library, Woodford Folk Festival, Sandgate Town Hall & other places.
Group Focus
A group of writers with a disability who meet regularly to write & share their experiences
Area serviced
Brisbane North
Phone contact
Jenny (07) 3261 1744 or Alma (07) 3261 5526
Contact the group by email

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