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The birthday party host – a valued role for children encourages typical but essential life experiences.

Supporting Friendships: one parent’s reflections on her son's opportunity to contribute and be valued.

Dreaming for different futures for a brother. 

Getting Involved: roles, relationships and good times for achieving the good life. 

Inclusion Works: stories of community inclusion around people's genuine interests.

Breaking down the barriers through clear vision that enabled a student to engage with his peers.

A parent’s perspective on an inclusive education as part of an inclusive life. 

Planning for the good life by taking small steps towards building a future of possibilities.

Who is Lawrence? Positive communication that helps build connections.

Jacob at home/things I can do at school is a visual tool that helps people engage.

Rhys Walden–Goodlet embraces the role of artist. 

Acceptance and belonging through crafting valued roles.

Sowing the Seeds for a Good Life encourages others to recognise unique qualities in a person.