Carole Stacey is dedicated to helping children and families. She has extensive and varied experience, over 20 years, working as a physiotherapist with children and adults and frequently attends Australian Physiotherapy Association conferences and courses in Perth and interstate.
Her work has included employment in Perth with the Cerebral Palsy Association (now Ability Centre), Mandurah Community Health Centre, Peel Health Campus, School Age Therapy Services (Disability Services Commission and Rocky Bay), and in private practice she has been co-director of Peel Physiotherapy Centre for many years.
Carole trained in Neurodevelopmental Bobath Physiotherapy in London and has had work experience in NSW, England and in Bali.
She has a bronze license swimming coaching qualification and instructs children who have special physical, sensory and medical needs individually and in small groups.
She is passionate about providing the opportunities for every child to learn to swim and enjoy movement in the water.
Carole won a Year of the Family award in 1994 for Outstanding Achievement to Western Australian Families when she was involved in lobbying for and then designing and raising funds for an accessible, inclusive playground for children in Mandurah, (Caterpillar Playground, Mandurah Foreshore).
She has been a strong advocate for the integration of children with disabilities in all environments.
Carole is registered as a Better Start, NDIS, WA NDIS and PMH (PITS) provider.